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2 killed in Bandarban road accident

  • Published at 09:22 pm June 17th, 2019
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4 others were injured in this accident

Two labourers were killed in a road accident when a pickup van loaded with cement fell into a ditch on Monday in the Bolipara area of Thanchi upazila in Bandarban.

The deceased are Santosh Chakma, 35, and Abul Kalam, 44, and four others were injured in this accident.

According to locals, the Thanchi-bound pickup was coming from Bandarban Sadar with six labourers. When the car reached Bolipara, it went out of control and fell into a ditch, leaving four injured and two dead on the spot.

The injured were rescued by the army and taken to Thanchi military camp for treatment.

Thanchi police station acting OC, Jobairul Islam, confirmed the incident and said: "The bodies of the deceased have been retrieved and will be sent to Bandarban Sadar Hospital for autopsy."