3 killed as bus ditched in Cumilla

Dhaka, Wednesday   08 April 2020

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3 killed as bus ditched in Cumilla

 Cumilla Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:53 AM, 29 February 2020   Updated: 10:48 AM, 29 February 2020

Photo: Symbolic

Photo: Symbolic

Three people were reportedly killed and the other 20 were injured when a bus was overturned into a roadside ditch after losing its control at Jhinglatali area of Daudkandi Upazila in Cumilla at around 6:30 am early Saturday.

The deceased were identified as Ramadan, Shafiqul and Shahin Mollah. However, their exact details have not yet been recognized.

Highway police said a Dhaka bound bus from Cox's Bazar lost control and fell into a ditch at Jhanglatali area. Three people died on the spot. On receiving the news, police rushed to the spot and recovered the bodies. Then sent them to the local Gouripur Health Complex. The injured were shifted to different hospitals in Dhaka and Cumilla.

Daudkandi Highway Police Station Officer-in-Charge Abdullah Al-Mamun confirmed the matter.

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