Two other workers have also been injured
Two labourers have been killed and two others injured after a speeding pickup rear-ended their handcart in the Gulshan area of Dhaka city.
The incident took place around 11:45am on Saturday, said Gulshan police station Sub-Inspector Md Nuruzzaman.
He identified the deceased as – Arif Uddin, 32, and Abdur Rahman Babul, 44. Arif died at the scene and Babul at Dhaka Medical College Hospital.
The injured were also identified as Abul Kashem, 45, and Mijanur Rahman, 35. They were admitted to a hospital close to the accident site.
Kashem said they were transporting rubbish on their handcart from Gulshan’s Kalachandpur when the pickup hit them from behind at the Coca Cola intersection near Progoti Sarani under Bhatara police station.