18 university students hurt in Ctg road crash

Staff Correspondent

29th March, 2017 11:13:51 printer

CHITTAGONG: At least 18 students of Begum Gul Chemonara (BGC) Trust University were injured as a hired bus of the university fell into a roadside ditch at Patiya upazila in the district on Wednesday.

The injured are identified as Champa, Shuvo, Shawkat, Amir, Shaon, Shourav, Jahed, Rabbi, Hasan Mohammad, Morshed, Rashed, Misu Barua, Nasrin, Kamrul, Rabbi, Bindu, Raju and Tanvir Hossain.

The injured are students of different departments of Chandanaish campus of the university.   

In-Charge Md Sohel Sarkar of Patiya Highway Police Camp said the accident took place when driver of the bus carrying around 32 students lost control over steering and the bus fell into a ditch in Shantirhat area under the upazila at around 4:00pm.