The teenager driver Taskin Ahmed or his family was not involved in the reckless speeding of the rickshaw on Bailey Road in the capital. The owner of the car is a man named Kamal of Wari police station. He did not even have a license to drive the car at the time of the accident.
Bank official Fakhrul Hasan, a resident of the Moghbazar area of the capital, came out with his five-month-old baby on Friday (November 19) afternoon. He was traveling in a rickshaw from Magbazar to Ramna Park via Bailey Road. On the way, a reckless speeding private car on Bailey Road pushed the rickshaw carrying them from behind. The rickshaw puller Anwar Islam and a bank official and his five-month-old son Ibrahim Mohammad Bin Hasan were seriously injured.
DC Biplob Kumar Sarkar of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) Tejgaon Division said that after the incident, private car driver Kishore Taskin Ahmed drove home. The next day, around 7:30 am on Saturday (November 20), Taskin’s mother took a bus to her grandfather’s house in Gangni Upazila of Meherpur district. From there he went to his aunt’s house in Alamdanga of Chuadanga district and remained in hiding. He was later arrested with the help of police from two Upazilas.