Three people were killed in separate road accidents in Ramnagar’s Thakurbari and Rajapur areas in Magura on Friday.In Ramnagar, two women were killed as a mini truck hit them on Dhaka-Khulna highway while they were returning home from Baliakandi after attending a marriage ceremony.
The deceased were identified as Swarna Chakrabarty, 25, wife of Milton Mojumdar, hailing from Thoipara village of Shalikha upazila and Sathi, 30, wife of Milton’s elder brother Subrata Majumdar.
Subrata Majumdar said Swarna and Sathi were returning home after attending the marriage ceremony of Swarna’s brother. A vegetable-laden truck hit them when they get down from a bus in Ramnagar Thakurbari area, leaving them seriously injured, he added.
Locals rescued them and admitted to the Magura 250-bed Sadar Hospital where doctor Amar Prasad Biswas declared them dead, Subrata said.
In Rajapur, a village doctor was killed in a head-on collision between an easy-bike and a motorcycle on Friday.
The deceased was identified as Ahad Ali Molla, 60, son of Abu Hossain Mollah, hailing from Kalinagar village of Narail district.Joinal Abedin, officer-in-charge (OC) of Magura police station and Md Shahjalal Babul, sub-inspector (SI) of Magura Highway Police Camp confirmed the separate incidents.