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RMG worker killed in Dhamrai road accident


Published : 16 Sep 2020 09:09 PM

A woman RMG worker was killed in a road accident on Dhaka-Aricha Highway at Dhamrai on Wednesday. Police seized the killer vehicle and detained its driver.

Marfat Ali, sub-inspector of Savar highway police station, confirmed the matter. The deceased was identified as Farida Begum, 40, wife of Anowar Hossain, hailing from Maricbuniya village under Khamerhat police station of Patuakhali district.

She used to works at 'Snowtex  outerwear Ltd', a readymade garment factory in Dhamrai, and lived in a rented house at Nayarhat area of Ashulia. On other hand the detainee identified as Ripon, 22, of Manikganj district.    

Marfat Ali said, the incident took place around 8:00 am at Dhulivita area in Dhamrai on Wednesday morning.

A Manikganj bound speedy track (Dhaka metro-Ta-11-0967) hit the woman, while she crossing the road on foot, leave her critically injured. Later, the duty doctor of Enam medical college and hispital declared her died, after taken her to the hospital.

"However, we already detained the accused driver and seized the deadly vehicle and to filed a case in this regard is underway", SI added.