2 killed, 30 hurt as bus falls into ditch in Chandpur

Our Correspondent

9 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHANDPUR: At least two women were killed and 30 others injured as a bus fell into a roadside ditch in Moutabari area under Shahrasti upazila of the district on Monday.

The deceased were identified as Gita Rani Das, hailing from the area and Bibha Rani Bhowmik, from Nimsar area of Cumilla.

According to locals, the Chandpur-bound passenger bus of ‘Bogdad Paribahan’ carrying the victims fell into roadside ditch by losing its control, leaving two passengers of the bus dead on the spot and 30 passengers injured.

On information, the police and fire service personnel conducted a rescue operation later.