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Minor boy killed in Ctg road accident

Staff Correspondent

10 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: A minor boy was killed in a road accident in the city’s Kazirdewri area on Friday.

The deceased was identified as Md Arkan, 6, son of Mostafa Kamal, of Bakolia area in the city.

Sources said that a CNG-run-auto-rickshaw hit the boy while he was crossing the road in front of Radisson Blu Hotel at around 8.30pm on Thursday.

The accident left the boy critically injured.

Later, he was rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries at around 1:00am on Friday, said ASI Shilabrata Barua of the Hospital Police Outpost.