Seven killed in road accidents in 3 dists

National Desk

20 June, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Seven people including three of a family have been killed in separate road accidents in Bogura, Narsingdi and Bhola district.

According to our correspondents’ reports, three were killed in Bogura, three in Narsingdi and one in Bhola.

In Bogura, a couple and their new born grandchild were killed and three others injured when a bus collided head-on with a CNG-run auto-rickshaw in the district on Saturday morning.

The deceased were identified as Ashraf Ali, 50, his wife Parul Khatun, 45, and their one-and-half-months old grandchild Rezwan, Shibganj Police Station sub-inspector Mizan said.

The accident occurred at Hathibanddha of Shibganj Upazila around 9:00 am.

The three injured were taken to Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College and Hospital, he said.

In Narsingdi, three men were killed as a truck and pickup van collided head-on in Chirmari area of the district on Saturday morning.

The deceased were identified as Sahabuddin, son of late Nazimuddin, Moti Mia, son of Kamal Uddin, hailed from Choto Sadipur village; and pickup van driver Abir, of Bari Majlis village in Mograpara union under Sonargaon upazila.

In Bhola, a worker of a non-government organisation (NGO) was killed in a road accident at Sadar upazila in Bhola district on Saturday morning.

Deceased Md Nure Alam, 40, was a resident of ward No. 5 of Borhanuddin upazila.

Witnesses said two motorcycles collided head-on at Dighaldi area at about 10:30 am, leaving one bike rider Nure Alam dead on the spot.

Bhola Sadar Police Station Officer-in-Charge Md Enayet Hossain confirmed the matter.