Update February 19, 2015

Dhaka 5-17 am, 30-September, 2020

2 injured as truck comes under firebomb attack

Sumel Sarker

Jessore Truck ablaze

19 February 2015, Nirapad News: Some miscreants hurled firebombs at a moving truck in Bhuapur Upazila in Tangail district early Thursday, injuring two truckers.

The injured were identified as Md Uzzal, 32, truck driver, and Md Mamoon, 22, his assistant.

Police and locals said the truck, carrying sand, was going to Taingail town from Sirajkandi Balurghat. On arrival in Sarpoilshia area, miscreants hurled several petrol bombs on the vehicle around 1:00 am, leaving the truck driver and his helper injured. Locals rescued the two burned truckers and whisked them to Tangail Medical College and Hospital.

Among the injured, Mamoon was in critical condition. Both the injured were sent to Dhaka for better treatment, hospital sources said.

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