Two sisters were killed and another was injured in a road accident in Fatikchhari upazila of Chattogram on Tuesday night.
The deceased were identified as Doly Akter, 40, wife of Nanna Mia, 50, hailing from ABC area in Nazirhat municipality and her youngest sister Layla Begum, 35, wife of Anwar, from Kumbarpara area in the same municipality.According to the local sources that a CNG-run auto-rickshaw carrying the victims hit by a truck when it was trying to overtake a pick-up van at 7:30pm on Chattogram-Khagrachari highway, leaving three passengers of the auto injured.
Later, locals took the injured to Fatichhari Upazila Health Complex where duty doctor declared Doly dead. Two others were sent to Chattogram Medical College and Hospital (CMCH) where doctor also declared Layla dead.
Mohammad Mokter Hossain, in-charge of Nazirhat Highway police outpost, confirmed the matter.