Two motorcyclists were killed when their motorcycle collided with a truck in Noakhali’s Companiganj upazila. Mama-nephew about these two. The motorcyclist was injured. The accident took place in Jamairtek area of ward 7 of Basurhat municipality of the upazila on Thursday morning.
Md. Killed two. Ashkar (10) and his nephew Minhazul Islam (7). Son of Kamruzzaman Shahnoor of Ward 8 of Charkankara Union of Ashkar Upazila. He is a third class student of Darul Akram Madrasa in Basurhat Municipality. Minhazul, son of Shahidul Islam Farhad of the same area. He was a first class student of the same madrasa. The injured motorcyclist was Ashir’s elder brother Moniruzzaman alias Ifaz (22).
According to police and local sources, Moniruzzaman was on his way to Darul Akram Madrasa in Basurhat Municipality on a motorcycle with his younger brother and nephew from his house at around 7 am today. When the motorcycle reached in front of Shimultali Madrasa in Jamairtek area of the municipality, it collided with a truck coming from the opposite direction. Two children were crushed to death on the spot by their uncle and nephew on the spot. Moniruzzaman was rescued and taken to Noakhali General Hospital. When his condition deteriorated, he was sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital.
Companiganj Police Officer-in-Charge (OC) Mir Jahedul Haque said police seized trucks and motorcycles from the spot after receiving the information. However, the truck driver fled immediately after the incident. The body of uncle and nephew is in the custody of the police. Legal action will be taken at the request of the family.