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Two killed, one injured in accidents in Dhaka

  • Published at 05:43 pm August 18th, 2018

The incidents occurred in Darus Salam and Mirpur Dia Bari on Saturday

Two separate accidents in Dhaka have left two people dead and one injured. 

The incidents occurred in Darus Salam and Mirpur Dia Bari.

In Darus Salam, a tyre exploded while being pumped, injuring Lokman Ahmed, 25, and Md Ramiz, 17 – who worked at an auto repair shop called Standard Battery. 

The incident occurred around 10:30am Saturday.

Injured Lokman died around 12:30pm while under treatment at Dhaka Medical College Hospital. 

Shop owner Kamruzzaman Jamal confirmed the matter.

In another incident in the capital’s Mirpur Dia Bari area, Rashedul Islam Rashed, 35, was hit by an Alif Paribahan bus and died while being treated at a local hospital. 

The incident occurred around 7:30am Saturday morning while Rashed was trying to cross the road, said his uncle Rafiqul Islam.