25 injured as buses collide head-on in Manikganj...

25 injured as buses collide head-on in Manikganj

 Manikganj Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 02:53 PM, 11 May 2022  

25 injured as buses collide head-on in Manikganj

25 injured as buses collide head-on in Manikganj

Twenty-five passengers were injured in a head-on collision between two buses on Dhaka-Aricha highway at Joka area of Ghior upazila in Manikganj around 10:30 am on Wednesday.

Barangail Highway police outpost in charge Zakir Hossain said that in the morning, a Dhaka-bound selfie transport collided with a Paturia-bound bus of Green Line transport in Joka area. At this time the front part of both the vehicles got twisted. No one was killed but 25 passengers were injured. They were rescued with the help of locals and admitted to local hospitals including Manikganj Sadar Hospital.

He added that the accident happened amid rain. Traffic on the highway was closed for half an hour after the accident. However, due to the promptness of the highway police, the movement of vehicles became normal.

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