Gopalganj road crash kills HSC results seeker

Published: June 15, 2018 14:40:39 | Updated: June 17, 2018 20:27:00

A college student who appeared in this year’s Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC) examination was killed and another injured when a bus ran them over on Dhaka-Khulna Highway at Mandartala under Sadar Upazila in Gopalganj on Thursday night.

The deceased was identified as Dipankar Banik, 19, son of Bhupati Banik of Raghunathpur village.

Monirul Islam, officer-in-charge of Sadar Upazila, said Dipankar and his friend Apurba fell onto the road after a pickup hit their motorbike while returning home after refilling fuel from a filling station at around 9:30 pm.

Just at that time, a bus ran them over, leaving Dipankar dead on the spot and Apurba injured.

The injured was taken to Sadar Hospital.

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