UP Chairman, JCD leader dead in Sylhet road crash


UNB, Sylhet :

Two people including the chairman of a union parishad (UP) were killed as a motorbike crashed into a truck on Sylhet-Bholaganj highway at Salutikar early Sunday.

The deceased were identified as Jalalbad UP chairman Obaidullah Ishaq, and M Hafizur Rashid, joint general secretary of district unit Chhatra Dal and a businessman of Stadium Market in the city.


According to the police, the motorbike carrying Obaidullah and Hafizur crashed into the stationary truck around 12:30 am, leaving both dead on the spot .

Assistant Superintendent of Police (Goinghat Circle) Sayeedur Rahman and Officer-in-Charge of Goinghat Police Station KM Nazrul Islam visited the accident spot.

Police recovered the bodies and sent those to Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital for autopsy and a case will be filed in connection with the accident.