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6 killed in Chuadanga road crash


Published : 08 Aug 2020 12:02 PM | Updated : 07 Sep 2020 07:32 PM

6 people were killed when a passenger bus hit a three-wheeler 'Alamsadhu' on Chuadanga-Jhenaidah road at Sarojganj Bazar area of Sadarin in Chuadanga upazila today.

Police said the accident occurred at 8am when a Chuadanga-bound bus of Royal Paribahan from Dhaka dashed a Alamasadhu, a Nasimon and one bicycle from behind, killing its 6 passengers, dead on the spot, leaving other 4 seriously injured.

Chuadanga Fire Service Deputy Director Abdus Salam confirmed the information and said the names of the deceased were not immediately known.

Chuadanga Sadar Police Officer-in-Charge (OC) Abu Jihad said the dead and injured were all passengers of Alamsadhu and Nasimon. They are all day laborers.

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