Staff Correspondent, Khulna: A motorbike rider and a child were killed as a private car hit their motorcycle at Boroitola of the city’s Aronghata thana on Friday noon.
The deceased were identified as Mazharul Islam and minor boy Fahim Alam.
Fahim’s brother Shahin also sustained serious injuries in the incident.
Fahim and Shahin are sons of Khurshed Alam, Sub-Inspector (SI) of Railways Police. They both are students of class-4 of Tahfizul Hafezia Madrasa at Phulbari gate. They are residents of Mohsin intersection of Daulatpur.
Aronghata Police Station OC Rezaul Karim said, “They were returning home by motorcycle after Juma prayer. A private car hit their motorcycle when it reached at Boroitola, leaving bike driver Mazhar killed on the spot and two children injured. The injured two children were rushed to Khulna Medical College and Hospital where Fahim succumbed.
risingbd/Khulna/May 17, 2019/Nuruzzaman/AKA