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BAF official killed in city road crash

BAF official killed in city road crash

Sheikh Maksumul Kaiyum, 44, a senior warrant officer of Bangladesh Air Force (BAF), was killed in a road accident in the city’s High Court Mazar intersection in the early hours of Thursday.

His children, Rozmi Jahan Rafa, 13, and Tanvir, 9, both students of BAF Shaheen School were also injured during the accident. They were admitted to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH).

Shahbag Thana Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mowdud Hawlader told BSS that, the victim was riding his children to school. As the bike reached the High Court Mazar intersection, a speeding truck hit the bike from behind and they all fell on the road.

Being in a critical condition, Kaiyum and his daughter were taken to the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of the DMCH. Kaiyum succumbed to his injuries there after some time.