Bus falls into ditch, 20 injured in Brahmanbaria...

Dhaka, Thursday   29 October 2020

Bus falls into ditch, 20 injured in Brahmanbaria

 Brahmanbaria Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 05:32 PM, 9 October 2020   Updated: 05:34 PM, 9 October 2020

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

At least 20 passengers were injured after a bus plunged into a roadside ditch at Nasirnagar in Brahmanbaria. The incident took place at Daatmond village of Nasirnagar upazila on Friday morning.

According to police and locals, the Habiganj-bound Ayman Paribahan bus carrying 50 passengers lost control and fell into a ditch near Mor Bazar at Daatmond village of Nasirnagar. At least 20 passengers of the bus were injured. Upon receiving the news, the fire service and police rescued the injured and sent them to the hospital.

The driver lost control and fell into a ditch

Md Zahirul Islam, acting in-charge of Nasirnagar Fire Service and Civil Defence, said the team was sent to the spot after receiving the news. Most of the injured passengers are residents of Habiganj. The bus driver and helper fled away after the accident.