Man die as private car falls into Turag river

Published : 19 Sep 2021 05:01 PM

One person was killed and two others were injured as a private car fell into Turag river at Moragang of Ashulia in Savar on Saturday night.

The deceased was identified as Bhola Das, 36, son of late Teela Das, hailed from Tayabpur area of Ashulia. He was a businessman.

Md. Ziaul islam, Inspector (Investigation) of Ashulia police station, confirmed the matter to the Bangladesh Post.

Ziaul Islam said, “The incident took place in the area around 11:00 pm on Saturday night. Bhola Dash along with others was returning home from Dhaka's Uttara by the car. At one stage, the driver of the car lost his control over the car fell into Turag river. Two passengers of car managed to come out of the car but Bhola was trapped inside. He died as he could not come out of the car.”

The Inspector further said, “Police went to the spot soon after the incident and started rescue operation. They recovered Bhola's body from the car.”