A contractor businessman was killed by a truck in front of Ekuria passenger camp in South Keraniganj, Dhaka. A youth was injured in this incident. This incident took place on Thursday around half past six. Later, when he was brought unconscious to the Dhaka Medical College (DMH) hospital, the doctor in charge of the emergency department declared the businessman dead at around 7 pm.
The name of the businessman who died in the accident is Monir Hossain (28). He is the son of Shahid Mia of Kuralia village of Borhan Uddin police station of Bhola district. At present, he lived in Dholaikhar area with his family. The name of the injured youth is Sujan.
Monir’s brother Jihad said that his brother Monir was involved in the contracting business. He went to Madaripur on business this afternoon. At that time, his colleague Sujan was behind his motorcycle. On his way back to Dhaka, his motorcycle was hit by a speeding truck in front of the Ekuria passenger camp of Keraniganj South Police Station. Both of them fell off the motorcycle and got seriously injured. Later they were brought to Dhaka Medical with the help of passersby. After receiving the news, I rushed to the emergency department of Dhaka Medical. Then the doctor in charge of the emergency department said after the examination, Monir is not alive.
He also said that my brother’s colleague Sujan, who was injured in this incident, was injured and his left leg was broken. He is currently undergoing treatment in the emergency department.
In this regard, DMK Hospital police camp in charge. Bachchu Mia confirmed the matter by quoting the doctor and said that the injured youth is being treated in the emergency department. The dead body of Monir Hossain has been kept in the mortuary of the emergency department. The matter has been reported to the concerned police station.