Wednesday, 7 December, 2022
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4 killed in motorbike accidents

At least four people were killed and two others injured in motorbike accidents in two districts on Friday, reports UNB.

In Sylhet, two ninth-graders were killed and a youth was seriously injured on Sylhet-Tamabil Highway in Jaintiapur upazila as two motorcycles collided.

The deceased were identified as 15-year-olds Sakran Hasan and Md Shaheen Ahmad. They both were from Gowainghat upazila and students of Amir Miah High School Jaflong. Injured Mamum Ahmed, 20, is from Jaintiapur's Nijpat union.

The accident took place in the Sreepur Assampara area, said Officer-In-Charge (OC) of Jaintapur Model Police Station Golam Dastgir Ahmad.

In Faridpur, two people were killed and another was seriously injured after two motorcycles collided in Faridpur Sadarpur upazila on Friday.

The deceased were identified as Rimon, 18, of the Hanifer Dangi area of Sadarpur upazila and Tamim, 17, of Sareng Dangi area of the same upazila. Injured Hira, 19, is from Hanifer Dangi area of the same upazila.

The accident occurred around 2.30pm near Monikotha market in Akoter Char union, said Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Sadarpur Police Station Subrata Goldar.

“Locals rushed Rimon and Hira to Sadarpur Upazila Health Complex and Tamim to Charbhadrasan Upazila Health Complex. Later, doctors declared Tamim and Rimon dead,” the OC said.