Cop dies in Khulna road mishap

A constable was killed in a road accident that took place in front of Debipur Women College under the Rupsha upazila of the district this morning.

The deceased was identified as Md. Nazrul Islam, 40, hailed from Naihati village under Rupsha upazila in the district.

The accident took place when a human haulier locally known as Mahendra collided head on with a motorcycle, leaving the policeman injured, said Officer-in-Charge of Rupsha Police Station Mollah Zakir Hossain, adding that he was rushed to local health complex where duty doctor declared him dead.

Nazrul was coming to his residence after completion of his duty at Fakirhat Police Station in the morning. Being informed, Police rushed to the spot, recovered the body and sent it to Khulna Medical College Hospital (KMCH) for autopsy, the OC added.