Microbus carrying 5 passengers falls into Padma...

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Microbus carrying 5 passengers falls into Padma

 Manikganj Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 12:20 PM, 21 January 2021  

Photo: Collected

Photo: Collected

A microbus carrying five people plunged into the Padma river at ​​Paturia Ghat area in Manikganj. 

However, all of them have been rescued alive. The fire service rescued them after the incident around 9:30 am on Thursday. 

According to the Aricha Fire Service, the ferry service has been suspended after 12:00 am due to heavy fog. The ferry service resumed at around 8:00 am as the fog disappeared. The microbus fell into the river as its driver lost control over the steering while parking before reaching the platoon at Ghat No. 5 around 9:30 am. 

On information, two units of the fire service rushed to the spot and rescued the five people alive. 

Manikganj Aricha fire station officer Md Mujibur Rahman has confirmed the information.