Six killed in Ctg road accidents
CHATTOGRAM, May 10, 2021 (BSS) – Six people, including a mother and her daughter, were killed in three separate road accidents in Chattogram city and district today.
The victims were identified as Abdur Rahim, 26, Aysha Akter, 28, and her eight-year-old daughter Priya, Sunil Das, 70, and Motorcyclists Md. Abu Bakar, 48, and Majid Uddin, 36.
Three CNG-run auto rickshaw passengers including a mother and her daughter were killed by hitting a truck in Sadhanpur area under Banskhali upazila of the district and two motorcyclists were killed in a collision with a bus in Bakalia area in the city.
Police said a Pekua-bound CNG taxi collided head-on with a cement-laden truck in Damdama Dighi area of Sadhanpur Union under Banskhali upazila at 11am today.
Three taxi passengers including mother and daughter were killed on the spot and three others were injured.
The injured persons rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital.
Banshkhali Upazila Nirbahi Officer Saiduzzaman Chowdhury visited the spot after receiving the news.
Earlier, an elderly man named Sunil Das was killed knocking by a truck him at Joldi in Banshkhali at 10 am.
Sunil, a 70-year-old pedestrian, was hit by a dump truck and died on the spot.
On the other hand, two motorcyclists were killed when they were crushed under a passenger bus in Bakalia area of the city last night.
Chattogram Medical College Hospital sources said two youths were riding a motorcycle from Chandgaon to the new bridge on Sunday night.