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Two killed in Satkhira car accident

Staff Correspondent

6 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Two people were killed and three others injured when the driver of a private car lost control of the vehicle and fell into a river in Shawkatnagar area under Shyamnagar upazila of Satkhira on Thursday night.

The incident happened around 7:00 pm.

The deceased were identified as Arafat Mollah and Ibrahim Hossain, both of whom are from Satkhira. The injured are Iman Hasan, 23, Saifullh, 24, and Robiul Islam, 25.  All of them hail from Gumantali village of Ishwariipur union in the upazila.

Shyamnagar Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Nazmul Huza confirmed the accident.

The bodies were handed over to the deceased's family without autopsy as per their request, said the OC.