The policemen were on their way to join a raid
Two members of the Detective Branch (DB) of police have been killed in a road accident at Dhamoirhat upazila in Naogaon.
The incident took place in front of a food depot near Agradigun Bazar in the upazila around 9:30pm on Thursday, police said.
The deceased were identified as assistant sub-inspector Basir and constable Munir Uddin. Both were from Chapainawabganj.
Naogaon district DB’s Officer-in-Charge (OC) KM Shamsuddin said the duo was on their way on a motorcycle to join a raid at Agradigun.
He said Munir died on the spot after the motorcycle lost control while taking a turn and they fell on the road.
Critically injured Basir died while he was being taken to a local hospital, OC Shamsuddin added.