Two women killed in Ctg road crash

Staff Correspondent

23 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Two women were killed in a head-on collision between a bus and a truck on Chattogram-Cox’s Bazar Highway under Lohagara upazila of the district on Monday.

The victims were identified as Rina Akter, 20, wife of Lokman Hakim, of Chokoria upazila, and Senwara Begum, 30, daughter of Altaf Ahmed of Ramu upazila under Cox’s Bazar district.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Lohagara Police Station Jaker Hossain said a Chattogram-bound passenger bus of ‘Marsa Paribahan’ collided head-on with a stone-laden truck coming from opposite direction at about 8.15 am in Forest gate area under the upazila, leaving the duo dead on the spot and six others injured.