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Cumilla road crash: 6 of a family among deceased

 Cumilla Correspondent

 Published: 03:42 PM, 18 August 2019   Updated: 03:44 PM, 18 August 2019

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

Six members of a family among the seven people, who were killed in a road accident in Lalmai Upazila of Cumilla on Sunday. 

The deceased are - Jashim Uddin, 47, his mother Sakhina Begum, 70, wife Selina Begum, 42, two sons—Shipon, 22 and Hridoy, 18 and daughter Nipu Akter, 13, hailing from Nangolkot Upazila and auto-rickshaw driver Saimon Hossain, 22 of Laksham upazila of the district. 

Md Badrul Alam Talukdar, officer-in-charge of Lalmai Police Station, said that the accident took place on Cumilla-Noakhali regional the Upazila around 12 pm when the CNG-run auto-rickshaw collided with the bus, leaving five auto-rickshaw passengers dead on the spot and three others injured. 

Two of the injured died while undergoing treatment at Baghmara Health Complex.

Police recovered the bodies and sent those to Comilla Medical College Hospital morgue. The injured was admitted to the same hospital.