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2 musicians killed in Ctg road accident


Published : 13 Mar 2021 09:44 PM

Two musicians were killed and two others wee injured as a lorry hit their microbus in Sonapahar area at Mirsharai upazila in Chattogram early morning on Saturday.

The deceased were identified as Partha Guha, 50, and Hanif Ahammed, 41.

In-charge of Joraganj highway police Mohammad Firoz Hossain confirmed the matter. 

He said that a Dhaka-bound lorry collided with the Chittagong-bound microbus that was carrying a group of musicians around 5:30am. They were going to join a show in Cox's Bazar.

The lorry from opposite side hit their microbus, leaving Partho dead on the spot and six injured, he said.

They injured were taken to Chattogram Medical College Hospital where the on-duty doctor declared Hanif dead.