A 19-year-old Rohingya was killed when a passenger carrying jeep ran over him on Lama-Sualok Road at Lama upazila in Bandarban on Saturday morning.
The deceased was identified as Md Jobayer, son of Bashir Alam, a refugee in Kutupalong Rohingya camp of Cox’s Bazar. He worked as a laborer.
Locals said that the jeep ran over Jobayer while he was working at the road, leaving him critically injured. He was taken to a Lohagara clinic and succumbed to injuries while was being shifted to Padua Govt Hospital.
Locals seized the jeep and nabbed the driver. Lama’s Soroil Police Outpost In-Charge Kashem Ali confirmed the matter.