A child was killed when a speedy-driven auto-rickshaw ran her over in Bijoy Nagar area of Brahmanbaria today.
The deceased was identified as Tasfi Ahmed, 5, daughter of Majnu Mia, of Singerbil area under Brahmanbaria district. She was a class one student from local Daulatbari Kindergarten.
Confirming the death, Bijoy Nagar Police Station OC Md Ali Arshad said: “A speedy-driven auto-rickshaw ran her over while she was crossing the road at around 11am, leaving her seriously injured.
"Local people sent her to the Sadar Hospital where doctors proclaimed her dead.”