A child who came to take vaccination at Bowlamary died after being hit by an easybike
2022 Sep 04 17:14:37
Kazi Hasan Feroze, Boalmari : A 5-year-old child, Mim, died after being hit by a killer easybike while coming to get vaccinated in the hope of getting rid of the killer disease.
The deceased Mim is the daughter of daily laborer Raju Sikdar of Umarnagar village of Gunbaha union of Boalmari upazila of Faridpur. The accident happened on the west side of Naderchand Government Primary School around 10:30 am on Sunday (September 4). Mim was the third of two brothers and two sisters.
According to local sources, Mim left the house at 10:30 in the morning riding on her mother’s lap to get vaccinated at the pre-announced Baki master’s house vaccination center. Seeing other children, she got off her mother’s lap and started walking. On reaching Naderchand Government Primary School, not far from the house, an easybike coming from the opposite direction hit Mim hard. Mim was seriously injured. Immediately the family members took him to the emergency department of Boalmari Upazila Health Complex. The medical officer on duty Dr. Fatema Ishra Jahan declared him dead. The doctor on duty said that the child died before reaching the emergency department.
Boalmari Police Station Officer-in-Charge Mohammad Abdul Wahab confirmed the death of a child in a road accident. He said, Deputy Inspector of Police. Mamun Islam has been tasked with reporting the child’s condition. He also said that after talking to the family of the deceased, further legal measures will be taken.
(KF/SP/September 04, 2022)