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6 killed in road accidents in 2 districts

  • Published at 12:13 am November 19th, 2019
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In Noakhali, three motorcycle riders were killed and one was severely injured while a passenger bus ran them over in Dhaka-Noakhali highway’s Apania area of Noakhali

Six people were killed and two others injured in separate road accidents in Noakhali and Naogaon districts on Monday.

In  Naogaon, three women were killed and a man was severely injured in a road crash in Bot Toil area of Naogaon-Rajshahi highway in the district in the morning.

Naogaon Sadar police station in charge Sohrawardi Hossain said  four persons were waiting for a bus beside the road while a speedy bus on its way to Rajshahi ran over them killing Adori Beum, 35 and her daughter Shompa, 6 on the spot.

On information, a fire service unit rushed the spot, rescued severely injured Sumi,8 and Abdul Jalil, 65 and sent them to Rajshahi Medical college.

Later, Sumi died undergoing treatment at the hospital.

According to the police sources the bus was seized but the driver and helper escaped from the spot.

The bodies were handed over to the family; a case has been filed with Naogaon Sadar police station in this regard.

In Noakhali, three motorcycle riders were killed and one was severely injured while a passenger bus ran them over in Dhaka-Noakhali highway’s Apania area of Noakhali.

The victims were identified as Harun,22, a resident of Begumganj and Jabed, 22, and Tipu, 21 from Najirpur village.

Begumganj police station OC Harun or Rashid said  the motorcyclists were heading towards Sonaimuri Bazar while a bus of ‘Ekushey Paribahan’ coming from the opposite direction ran over them killing the three on the spot.