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One refugee killed, one injured in road accident

 Photo Nayapara Refugee checkpoint  

Teknaf, Bangladesh:
An official refugee youth of Nayapara camp was killed and another one injured
by a speedy motorbike at Ali Khali (village) under the Teknaf police station on
November 26, Anuwar Hussain from the camp said.

The dead body was
identified as Janal (18), son of Jahid Alam, block-H, Shed # 649/6 and the
injured person is Yasin (17), son of Sultan Ahamed, block-H, Shed # 622/1.

The victim Janal
accompanied by his friend Yasin were going to Nilla from Nayapara camp by a
bicycle o November 26 at about 4:00 pm, while a speedy motorbike was coming
from Nilla and collided with the bicycle. But, Janal is working at tea shop in
Nilla, according to his family.

After the incident,
the wounded refugees were brought to Nayapara clinic where Janal was dead after
half an hour and Yasin was referred to Cox’s Bazar government hospital with
serious condition.

According to
statement of Yasin, “At first attack, he is not seriously wounded, but the
driver comes again and crashes over his body.”

The local motorbike
driver and his two colleagues were also injured. They were sent to Cox’s Bazar
hospital for medical treatment, according to sources.

Being informed,
police officer from Teknaf police station went to Nayapara refugee camp to see
the dead body at about 6:00 pm and asked his family to be filed case or not.
But, they refused to file case, official said.

However, the dead
body was buried at refugee cemetery.

Source KPN