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Two die as bus hits van in Madaripur

 Madaripur Correspondent

 Published: 06:14 PM, 25 August 2019  

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Two people were killed and another was injured as a bus hit a van in Kalkini Upazila of Madaripur district on Sunday.

The deceased were identified as Matlab Matbor, 60, hailed from Kalkini municipality area and Ummani Begum, 52, a resident at Maizpara village in the Upazila. They were passengers of the van.

Police said the accident occurred around 11 am at Karnpara on Dhaka-Barisal Highway. Matlab Matbor died on the spot while Ummani Begum died under treatment at Madaripur Sadar Hospital. 

The injured van driver was referred to Faridpur Medical College Hospital.

Mahabub Abir, a medical officer of Madaripur Sadar Hospital, confirmed the death.