Alexa Child wounded by outsider’s pelting in running train

Child wounded by outsider’s pelting in running train

Maulvibazar Corrspondentdaily-bangladesh.com

Published: 20:20 18 January 2020  

Photo: DailyBangladesh

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A two-year-old child named Afrida Jahan Ruhi has been seriously injured by a stone pelted from outside in the running train in Srimangal upazila in Maulvibazar.

 It is reported that while the Sylhet-bound Parabat Express from Dhaka arrived at Satgaon area on Saturday morning the stones were thrown to the running train.

The Injured Afridi Jahan Ruhi was identified as the daughter of Md. Rasel Ahmed of the Sylhet Zindabazar area.

"My wife was going to Sylhet by train from Dhaka with her two children. When the train reached the Satgaon area of Srimangal the stones were thrown to the running train from outside of the railway line while my child was seriously injured as the stone hurt her. She was later admitted to Srimangal Upazila Health Complex,” Rasel Ahmed said.

Narayan, a doctor working in the emergency department of Srimangal Upazila Health Complex, said that the child was shifted to Osmani Medical College Hospital in Sylhet for advanced treatment.

Alamgir Hossain, officer-in-charge of Shrimangal Railway Police Station, said that they were informed as well as they would take steps to catch the accused who threw the stones.

DailyBangladesh/PR