A road crash killed Louhaganj Upzila Awami League leader Abdul Matin Khan’s only son and injured his friend yesterday early night.
The victim Rakibul Hasan Raki Khan was going to their village home from their residence at Wari in the capital with his friend Rajib, 24, in a private car. Rajib was driving the car and lost control of the vehicle and suddenly hit a waiting goods laden truck by force, at the Petrol Pump area adjacent to Dhaka-Mawa cross-section while Raki was injured seriously and died on the spot and his friend Rajib was rushed to a hospital of the city for medical treatment. The goods laden south-Bangla bound truck was waiting on the spot to cross the river.
Raki’s father Abdul Matin Khan was the former general secretary of Louhagang Upazila Awami League.