2 killed in road accident in Tangail including agricultural officials


Two people, including an assistant agriculture officer, were killed in a head-on collision between a pickup van and a motorcycle in Tangail. Another person was injured in this incident.

The accident took place at Kadmatli area of ​​Ghatail upazila on Tangail-Mymensingh road around 8:30 am on Thursday (June 13).

The deceased are Alamgir Hossain son of Zakir Hossain of Garatt village of the upazila and Jewel Rana of Kashtala village.

According to the police, around 8:30 in the morning, three riders on a motorcycle were going from Kadmatli to Ghatail. At this time, there was a face-to-face collision with a pickup van leaving from Madhupur. In this, three people on the motorcycle fell on the side of the road and were seriously injured. Later, Alamgir Ghatail and Jewel were taken to Kalihati Upazila Health Complex. The doctor on duty there declared them dead. One of the injured has been shifted to Dhaka for better treatment.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Ghatail police station Abdus Chalam Mia said that the body is in the hospital. The pickup van was seized and brought to the police station along with the driver. He also said that legal measures are under process in this incident.

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