A pedestrian named Akkas Sheikh (65) was killed by a train in Keutchira area of Munshiganj Srinagar. He is the son of deceased Rafiq Sheikh of Kamarkhola village of Patabhog union of the upazila.
This accident happened on Saturday morning due to the impact of the Sundarban Express train.
Locals said that Sundarban Express train was going from Dhaka to Khulna around 9 am. At that time the pedestrian Akkas Sheikh was standing on the railway line. He died on the spot after being hit by a train.
Srinagar Fire Station Inspector Mahfuz Regan said, ‘We went to the spot after receiving the information. The family took the body. But he died after being hit by a train.’
Srinagar Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Abdullah Al Tayabi said that one person died after being hit by a train in Kolapara Union Keutchira area. But how the accident happened is being investigated.