Journo Zia flown to Singapore

Staff Correspondent | Update:

Zia IslamThe daily Prothom Alo's chief photojournalist, Zia Islam, has been shifted to Singapore for treatment.

An air ambulance carried him to Singapore from the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Friday evening.

Run over by a speeding car on 9 January night at capital’s Panthapath, Zia was first rushed to the Dhaka Medical College Hospital with severe injuries in his head and legs and then shifted to Apollo Hospitals in critical condition where he was kept under medical observation for 48 hours after an operation.

Physicians at the hospital said Zia’s condition was stable before his departure for Singapore.

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