road accident

November 15, 2022
November 15, 2022

NRSC rejects proposal to ban bikes on highways

The National Road Safety Council (NRSC) approved the National Road Safety Strategic Action Plan (2021-24) to reduce road crashes by 25 percent within 2024 and by 50 percent within 2030.

October 3, 2022
October 3, 2022

Woman crushed to death between two buses in Gulistan

A woman was crushed to death between two buses in Dhaka’s Gulistan area today.

August 8, 2022
August 8, 2022

7-yr-old runs to rail tracks while playing, train runs over

A seven-year-old boy was killed after a train ran over him in Dhaka’s Moghbazar Wireless area this afternoon (August 8, 2022).

July 30, 2022
July 30, 2022

The coaching centre falls silent after Mirsharai accident

The coaching centre fell silent after it lost 10 teachers and students in a train-microbus collision in Chattogram's Mirsharai yesterday (July 29, 2022).

July 30, 2022
July 30, 2022

Mirsharai tragedy: Funeral of 9 held

Namaz-e-janaza of five of the 11 teachers and students, who died after a train hit their microbus on a level crossing at Mirsharaiupazila of Chattogram, was held this (July 30, 2022) morning.

July 16, 2022
July 16, 2022

A tragic miracle: Woman gives birth before breathing her last in road accident

In a tragic event that unfolded in Trishal area of Mymensingh, an eight-months-pregnant woman gave birth to a baby girl today (July 16, 2022) before succumbing to her injuries after a truck ran her over while she was crossing a road.

June 11, 2022
June 11, 2022

“Puja's birthday today”: Laments father of deceased Atomic Energy official

The family of Puja Sarkar, a scientist at Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission, who was killed in a road accident last Sunday at Boliarpur on the Dhaka-Aricha Highway in Savar, is still lamenting the untimely death of their daughter as today was her birthday.

May 16, 2022
May 16, 2022

9 killed in three-way collision: Bus driver arrested

Bhatiapara Highway Police today arrested a driver of Rajib Paribahan on charges of killing nine people and injuring 25 others in a road accident on Saturday.

May 14, 2022
May 14, 2022

9 killed in bus, private car, motorcycle collision

At least nine people, including five members of two families, were killed and 25 others injured in a three-way collision among a passenger bus, private car and motorcycle in Kashiani upazila of Gopalganj today (May 14, 2022).

May 6, 2022
May 6, 2022

Eid journey home: Largely hassle-free, yet 40 die on roads

People’s Eid journey home was unusually smooth with less hassle than before but crashes claimed at least 40 lives during the holidays.