Friday, 2 December, 2022
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Two killed in Narayanganj road accident

Two people, including a college student, were killed and four others injured in a road accident on the Dhaka-Sylhet highway in Palla area under Araihazar upazila of the district this morning.

One of the deceased was identified as Md Nafiz. He was a class XI student of Safar Ali College and the other is an unidentified male aged approximately 55.

The accident occurred in the area when a Narsingdi-bound bus of Badhan Paribahan crashed into a CNG-run auto-rickshaw coming from opposite direction around 8am, leaving its two passengers dead on the spot and four others injured, Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Araihazar police station Azizul Haque Hawlader said.

The injured were taken to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH), he said.

The bodies of the victims were recovered from the spot and sent to the Sadar General Hospital morgue for post-mortem, the OC added.