CNG-run auto-rickshaw driver killed in Manikganj road accident


MANIKGANJ, May 29, 2021 (BSS) – A CNG-run auto-rickshaw driver was killed in a road accident on Manikganj– Jhitka road near Sarupai village under Ghior upazila of the district on Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Abdul Kader, 30, son of Rahij Sheikh of village Gopinnathpur Charpara under Gopinath union of Harirampur upazila of the district.

Officer-in Charge (OC) of Ghior thana Riaj Uddin Ahmed said the accident occurred at about 3pm when a tin-laden truck hit the autorickshaw, leaving the CNG driver dead on the spot.

The body of the autorickshaw driver was handed over to his relatives, the OC added.