.A pick-up van driver and his helper were killed and a worker injured as a covered van hit the vehicle on Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Chhnua area of Feni sadar upazila on Friday morning.The deceased are driver Iqbal Patwary, 30, son of a certain Ahmed Ullah of Paschim Fazilpur area of the upazila and helper Mohammad Shamim, 25, son of one Siraj Miah of Senbagh upazila in Noakhali district.Police said that the covered van hit the stationary pick-up van around 8:30am, leaving three people injured, reports UNB.The injured were taken to Feni Sadar Hospital where physicians declared the duo dead on arrival.Critically injured worker Mohammad Ali was taken to Chittagong Medical College Hospital.
The Metro Washington Council, AFL-CIO is pleased to invite area reporters and local labor communicators and leaders to attend the fourth annual Labor-Media Breakfast Roundtable on Feb. 3 from 8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. at AFL-CIO, 815 16th Street, NW. A Continental Breakfast will be available. The informal get-together is being organized by the Council’s Local Labor Communicators Network, which includes communications staff from many area labor unions. The gathering is an “on background” session designed to foster better communication between area reporters and local union communication staffers and leaders. Interested participants can register at eventbrite.com.