Minor boy killed in Ctg road accident

Staff Correspondent

1 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: A minor boy was killed and his grandmother was injured in a road accident in Kaptai Rastar Matha area in the city on Friday.

The deceased was identified as Md Jihatur Islam, 7, while the injured was Laila Begum, 60, of Rangunia upazila in the district.

Sources said a CNG-run auto rickshaw collided head-on with a bus in the Kaptai Rasatar Matha at around 7:00am.

The accident left the duo seriously injured.

They were rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital where doctors declared Jihatur dead, said ASI Shilabrata Barua of the hospital police outpost.

Injured Laila was undergoing treatment at the hospital, he added.