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3-year-old killed in Dhaka train accident

  • Published at 11:10 pm December 1st, 2019
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Hasan went to play at the Nakhalpara rail crossing when his mother was working inside the house

A three-year-old boy has been killed after being hit by a train in Dhaka.

The incident occurred near Nakhalpara rail crossing at Tejgaon around 1pm on Sunday.

The deceased is Md Hasan, son of Ripon Mia from Kishoreganj.

Hasan's mother, Sakhina Begum, said: "Hasan went to play at the Nakhalpara rail crossing when I was working inside the house.

After a while, locals informed me that he was hit by a train."

Quoting the family members, Dhaka Railway police station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Rokib ul Hossain said Hasan's family members took him to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) in a serious condition.

"Hasan died there while undergoing treatment. His body has been kept in the DMCH morgue," OC Rokib added.