One more person died while undergoing treatment after an unidentified vehicle ran over him at Shibchar in Madaripur on the Dhaka-Bhanga Express Highway. The death toll has increased to two.
Earlier, in this late night incident on Sunday, the Shibchar Highway police station recovered the body of one person and handed it over to the relatives after the post-mortem.
The deceased are – Son of Idris Ali of Dhopaghata Gobindpur village of Jhenaidah Sadar Upazila. Al Masud (25) and Taibur Rahman’s son of the same village. Afridi Hasan (22).
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Shibchar Highway Police Station Shakeel Ahmed said that last Sunday late night Md. from Dhaka by motorcycle. Al Masud and Md. Two young men named Afridi Hasan were going to Jhenaidah. At around 2.30 am, when their motorcycle came to Munsibazar in Madaripur on the Dhaka-Bhanga Express Highway, an unidentified car hit them. Motorcyclist Al Masood was killed on the spot.
Md. was seriously injured. Afridi Hasan. Later, the locals rescued Afridi Hasan with serious injuries and first admitted him to Shivchar Upazila Health Complex. But the doctor of Shibchar Upazila Health Complex sent him to Pangu Hospital in Dhaka for better treatment. Afridi Hasan died on Monday evening while undergoing treatment there.
The OC also said, ‘On receiving the news, the police of Shibchar Highway police station visited the spot at night and recovered the body of Al Masood. The body was handed over to the family on Monday afternoon after the Suratal report. On the other hand, Afridi Hasan, who was seriously injured, was admitted to Pungu Hospital in Dhaka and died there on Monday evening while undergoing treatment. However, a case has been filed in Shivchar police station on Tuesday morning.