3 killed in Bogura road accident


At least three people, including a couple, were killed and 20 others injured in a head-on collision between two buses in Shahjahanpur Upazila of Bogura district on Wednesday afternoon.

Of the deceased, two were identified as Khairul Anam, 60, and his wife Ranu Begum, 50, hailed from Rangpur while identity of other victim could not be known immediately.

Sub-Inspector of Bogura Highway Police Station Kajal Kumar Nandi confirmed the matter.

The SI said a Rangpur-bound bus of 'Shyamali Paribahan' collided head-on with another bus of 'Ahad Paribahan' at Aria Bazar area around 1:30 pm, leaving 10 people critically injured. The injured were taken to Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital where the trio died.