Bangladesh Road Crashes

March 8, 2019
March 8, 2019

2 killed as picnic bus hits truck in Bagerhat

Two people are killed and eight others injured as a picnic bus hit a stationery truck on Khulna-Bagerhat highway near Hazrat Khan Jahan Ali’s shrine in Bagerhat Sadar upazila early today.

December 8, 2018
December 8, 2018

Road crash killed 25k in '16: WHO

At least 24,954 people were killed in road crashes in the country in 2016, according to a World Health Organisation report.

August 29, 2018
August 29, 2018

Road crashes claim eleven more lives

At least 11 people were killed and several others injured in eight road accidents across the country in 24 hours since Monday night.

August 29, 2018
August 29, 2018

Month Since July 29 Deaths: Roads not any safer

It has been exactly a month since two college students were squashed to death by a bus on the Airport Road that sparked an unprecedented movement by students to demand road safety.

July 27, 2018
July 27, 2018

Road crash, then what?

Violation of rules by transport operators and drivers remains the main cause of fatalities and injuries on roads across the country.

June 26, 2018
June 26, 2018

11 more lives lost in road accidents

Deaths on roads continued as 11 people were killed and 42 others injured in road crashes in different parts of the country yesterday.

June 26, 2018
June 26, 2018

Preventing Road Crashes: PM gives a set of directives

In the wake of scores of deaths on roads, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina yesterday issued directives, including drive-time limitations on drivers of long-route vehicles, to prevent accidents and...