Lennayak Tariqul Islam, a member of RAB-15, was killed in a truck collision at Ukhiya in Cox’s Bazar. Another RAB member was also injured.
The accident took place in the Palangkhali area of Ukhiya on the Cox’s Bazar-Teknaf road at 10am on Monday (January 4).
Ukhiya Shahpuri Highway Police in-charge Maruf Ahmed confirmed the matter.
Maruf Ahmed, in-charge of the police, said a truck heading to Teknaf from Cox’s Bazar collided with a motorcycle from Huaikeng to Kutupalangami in Ukhia. Two members of the RAB were injured. One of them died on the spot. The deadly truck was seized in the incident. The driver of the truck fled. Legal action is being taken in this regard.