A college student and a two-year-old girl were killed and another was injured in road accidents in two districts yesterday, according to reports from our correspondents.
In Pirojpur, a motorcyclist was killed and his co-rider injured as his bike hit a roadside tree in Baro Biraljhuri village of Kawkhali upazila.
Abdullah Al Sany, 17, son of Mamun Hossain from Joykul village, was a student of Shaheed Abdur Rab Serniabat Textile Engineering College.
Kawkhali police said Sany was going to his village with a girl from Kawkhali upazila headquarters.
The accident happened as he lost control over the bike.
The identity of the girl could not be known immediately.
In Gopalganj, two-year-old girl was killed after a battery-run auto-rickshaw hit her while she was crossing Gopalganj-Tungipara road in Gimadanga area of Tungipara upazila.
Nadia Akter, daughter of Nazmul Sheikh of Gimadanga village, was going to a shop, said her uncle Bipul Sheikh.
She was declared dead at Khulna Medical College Hospital.
Police seized the auto-rickshaw and detained its driver.