A nurse named Labani Akhter (24) died after being hit by a truck in front of Demra staff quarters in the capital. When he was brought to Dhaka Medical College (DMH) hospital in a dazed condition at around 1:15 yesterday, the doctor in charge of the emergency department declared him dead after examination.
Labani Barisal Bakerganj Upazila Bot Baligaon Village Md. Daughter of Babul Ghazi. At present he was staying in Demra staff quarter area. Besides, Labani was a nurse in a private hospital.
Labni’s brother Jamal Hossain said, ‘My sister was a nurse in a local hospital. He was seriously injured when a speeding truck hit him on his way home after work last night. First he was taken to a local hospital. Later, when I was taken to Dhaka Medical, the doctor said that my sister is no longer alive.
Confirming the matter, Deputy Inspector (SI) Saidur Rahman of Demra Police Station said, ‘The woman was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries from the scene. Later, when he was brought to Dhaka Medical, the doctor declared him dead.
SI said, ‘The truck and driver are in police custody in this incident. The body has been kept at Dhaka Medical College morgue for post-mortem. Legal process is ongoing in this regard.’