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NGO employee killed in Dhaka’s Motijheel as truck hits motorcycle

A 55-year-old man was killed in the capital’s Motijheel on Thursday night as a truck hit his two-wheeler.


The deceased was identified as Pratap Rema from Netrakona, Yakub Ali, sub-inspector of Motijheel Police Station, said.


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The accident occurred around 11:30pm at the Walton intersection area at Motijheel as Pratap, an employee of a non-governmental organisation, was returning to his rented house in Sutrapur from his Tejgaon office.


At this time, the speeding truck hit Pratap’s motorcycle, killing him at the scene, Yakub said.


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“Although the truck driver managed to flee, the vehicle was seized. The body was sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital for autopsy,” he added.


Source: United News of Bangladesh