CU student loses both legs under shuttle train

A Chattogram University student has lost both his legs while a shuttle train ran him over at Sholoshahar Railway Station in Chittagong on Wednesday morning.

The victim has been identified as Rabiul, 20, a student of the University’s Department of Sociology.

Besides, Marufa Aktar, 18, another student of the university also injured in the incident.

Sholoshahar Railway Station Master Md Shahabuddin told Jago News that the incident took place at 8 am in the morning while Robiul Islam was standing at the platform wearing headphone in his ears.

Witness Jobayer Chowdhury, a member of the university journalist association said that the victim was rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital in critical condition.

Chattogram Medical College Hospital police outpost ASI Alauddin Taluqdar told Jago News that the victim has lost both of his legs in the incident. He is now under treatment in 28 no. ward in the hospital.


Besides, the other student was given primary treatment. Her injury is not critical, he added.