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Badal Mia

Bangladesh ‘rail hero’ dies saving a mother and daughter

DHAKA: A Bangladesh railway employee was hit and killed by a train after saving a mother and daughter from being run over, an official said Saturday. Railroad maintenance worker Badal Mia, 58, was on duty in the capital Dhaka on Friday when he noticed a woman and five-year-old girl trying to cross the track as an inter-city train approached them at full speed, divisional railway manager Arif-uz Zaman said. "Mia jumped and pushed them away from the track, he managed to save both of them. But he was run over by the train…