Road accident kills two in Gaibandha


GAIBANDHA, May 28, 2021 (BSS) – Two persons were killed and two persons were seriously injured in a road accident in Badiakhali Battola area on Gaibandha-Shaghata road this afternoon.

The deceased were identified as Dulal Chandra of Ramnathervita under Badiakhali union and Razu Miah.

Police said the accident took place when a passenger bus of Madina Paribahan coming from Dhaka collided head on with a CNG run auto rickshaw coming from opposite direction leaving one person dead on the spot and three persons of the auto rickshaw wounded.

After the incident, the locals rescued the injured and admitted them into Gaibandha Modern Hospital.

After deteriorating their condition, they were referred to Rangpur Medical College Hospital (RMCH) for better treatment.

On the way to the hospital, Razu Miah died and the rest two injured persons were undergoing treatment at RMCH.

Officer-in-charge of Sadar Thana Mahfuzur Rahman said the passenger bus was seized but the driver and the helper of the bus managed to flee the scene.