Newlywed youth killed in Dhamrai road accident


A newlywed youth was killed in a tragic road accident at Dhamrai in Dhaka district on Tuesday afternoon.

The deceased was identified as Ashraful Islam, 28, son of late Sona Mia of Billkisti area under Sutipara union of Dhamrai.

Locals said that the accident took place at about 4:30pm on a regional road at Billkisti area of Dhamrai. A speedy motorcycle hit Ashraful Islam when he was going to his farming land. The youth died on the spot.

Mother of the deceased told the Bangladesh Post that Ashraful Islam was the only earnable member of their family. He was just married nine days ago. The whole family of Ashraful Islam was dependent on him since death of his father and another brother.

Tanmoy Saha, Sub-inspector of Dhamrai Police Station, confirmed the matter of death. He told The Bangladesh Post on Wednesday morning that on information, they rushed to spot and recovered the body. Later, body of the newlywed youth was sent to hospital morgue for autopsy. The body was later handed over to the family members.

When asked whether the motorcyclist who involved in the incident will be arrested, the police official avoided the issue by stating that he was in rest.