A schoolboy was killed when his motorcycle collided with a roadside tree at Sirajdikhan in the district on Friday. The 15-year-old Mohammad Rakib was the son of Abdul Barek,
chairman of Keyain Union Parishad under Sirajdikhan upazila. He passed SSC in the current year.
Sirajdikhan Police Station OC Abul Bashar said Rakib’s motorcycle collided with a tree at Kuchialora-Syedpur road at about 3pm on Friday after losing control over the vehicle. At that time, Rakib was seriously injured. He was admitted to a private clinic in the capital where he succumbed to his injuries at about 8pm on Friday.