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13, including 6 Ijtema devotees, killed in road crashes

13, including 6 Ijtema devotees, killed in road crashes

City Desk

Road accidents killed 13 people, including six Ijtema devotees, and injured 21 others in the country Saturday and yesterday.
Our staff correspondent reports, three people were killed and two others injured as a bus hit a rickshaw carrying them at the capital's Rustumpur in Mirpur Beribandh yesterday morning.
The dead were Rafiqul Islam, 31, his son Yasin, 9, and Ripon, 8. Ripon's father Saidul Islam and the rickshaw-puller were taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital.
Our Mymensingh correspondent reports, six devotees were killed and 10 others injured when a Biswa Ijtema-bound human hauler carrying them collided head-on with a bus at Dhalibari in Bhaluka Saturday night, said police.
The deceased were Abdus Salam, Liton Miah, Helal Uddin, Shahjahan Kabir, Akram Hossain, and Ashraf Hossain.
Our Gazipur correspondent reports, Parvez, 19, was killed and his friend injured when a bus hit their motorbike in the city yesterday.
Our Jhalakathi correspondent reports, Kamal Hossen, 35, was killed and two others were injured when a bus hit their motorbike at Brac intersection in Rajapur yesterday.
Our Rangpur correspondent adds, Nurul Islam, 32, died as a bus rammed his bicycle at Mithapukur's Dulhapur yesterday.
Our Chittagong correspondent adds, Md Sohel of Narayanganj, was killed and six others were injured when a truck overturned in Mirsarai upazila yesterday.


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