5 killed in accidents, 3 dies of Covid-19 in N’ganj


Three died of Coronavirus while three were electrocuted and two others were killed in a road accident in Narayanganj on Thursday. 

According to district health department, a total infected peoples of Corona virus are 2425 with newly infected 317, recovered 5 whereas 3 were died including a retired guinea female physician.

During the heavy down pour and thunderstorm tore a live electric line fell on a house at Rosulbag area under Shiddhirganj police station and then electrocuted 3 including a woman and two children who were hailed from different district to enjoy the Eid festival.

The ill-fated were identified as Rubiya, 25, Sumaiya, 10 and Hasan, 3. Officer-in-Charge of Shiddhirganj police station Kamrul Faruq confirmed the information.

On the other hand, 2 brothers were killed in a road accident at Bhulta area under Rupganj upazila who were identified as Sujon, 26 and his younger brother Rabbi, 11. Both brothers were a pickup van driver and helper.

The accident occurred when a pickup van and a truck head on collided with speedy running of both vehicles. Truck driver managed to flee from the spot.