The deceased are Abu Hanif Azad, 34, an officer of DGFI Headquarters’ administration section, and retired army soldier Anwar, 42.
Hotapara police outpost Sub-Inspector Nazmul Hossain said a speedy truck ran over a Rajendrapur Cantonment bound three-wheeler around 9:30pm Friday, leaving eight passengers of the three-wheeler injured.
The injured were admitted to a local clinic. Later, Hanif and Anwar were shifted to Rajendrapur Combined Military Hospital where duty doctors declared the duo dead.
Of the injured, three were sent to Dhaka as their condition was stated to be critical.