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Two students die in Chandpur road crash

  • Our Correspondent
  • 25 November, 2021 12:00 AM
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CHANDPUR: Two SSC examinees were died and one other injured after their motorbike hit a tree and fell into a roadside ditch in the Mahamaya area of Sadar upazila Tuesday. The trio went out for a joyride on the motorbike after completing the last exam on the day.

While two students riding pillion died on the spot, the biker and a passerby sustained injuries in the accident on the Chandpur-Cumilla regional highway around 10:00 pm on Tuesday, Abdur Rashid, officer-in-charge (OC) of Sadar Police Station, said on Wednesday.

The deceased were identified as Shanta, 16, son of Hanif Patwari, and Asif, 17, son of Akter Patwari of Sadar upazila.

Of the injured, Sazzad, the biker, has been shifted to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital. “The bodies have been sent to the local hospital morgue for post-mortem,” the police officer said.