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5 Bangladeshis killed, 2 injured in South Africa road accident

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 24th February, 2023 06:01:13 PM
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At least five Bangladeshi nationals were killed and two others injured in a road accident in Cape Town of South Africa on Friday morning.

The deceased have been identified as Abul Hossain, 45, and his son Nadim Hossain, 10, Raju Ahmed, 34, Ismail Hossain, 38, and Mostafa Kamal, 40.

All the deceased were from Feni district’s Sadar and Daganbhuiyan upazilas.

The accident took place in the city of Beaufort West, about 1000 km far from Pretoria, at around 9:00am when they were going to Cape Town riding on a car, said Director General of the Africa Division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Md Tariqul Islam.

The accident left the five people dead on the spot and two others injured, he added.