Flyover girder collapse kills 1, injures 2 at Malibagh


An unidentified man was killed and two others, including a construction engineer, were injured as a girder of Malibagh-Mouchak-Mogbazar flyover collapsed near Malibagh rail gate in city early Monday, UNB reports.


Moshiur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Ramna Police Station, said the girder suddenly slipped while it was lifted by a crane around 1:45 am, leaving three people seriously injured.


The injured were taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) where one succumbed to his injuries, said sub-inspector Bachchu, in-charge of DMCH police camp.


The injured Polash, a construction engineer, and Nurunnabi were being treated at the hospital.