At Abdullahpur area of Dhaka-Mawa highway in South Keraniganj of Dhaka, he was hit by a microbus while crossing the road. An old man named Abdur Razzak (70) was killed.
Abdur Razzak is the son of deceased Abdur Makim Mia of Biyi village in South Keraniganj Bawa.
Earlier this incident took place at Abdullahpur Main Road in Dakshin Keraniganj on Wednesday around 7:30 pm. Later, around 8:30 pm, when he was brought to the Dhaka Medical College (DMH) hospital in a coma, the doctor in charge of the emergency department declared him dead after the examination.
Azahar Ali, the son of the deceased, said that after Maghrib prayers, his father was crossing the road of Bawar Biya Bazar in Abdullahpur on Dhaka Mawa Highway to listen to Waj Mahfil. At that time, a speeding microbus hit his father and he was seriously injured. After getting the news, he was rescued and brought to DM, the doctor declared him dead.
Meanwhile, the microbus driver ran away after pushing the old man.
Bachchu Mia, the in-charge inspector of DMK Hospital police camp, confirmed the matter by quoting the doctor. He said that the body has been kept in the morgue of the hospital’s emergency department. The matter has been reported to the South Keraniganj police station.