Two killed in road accident in Gaibandha
A bicyclist was killed when a speeding coach hit the Dhaka-Rangpur highway in Gobindganj, Gaibandha.
The accident took place around 5:30 pm on Thursday. The deceased was identified as Abdul Majid, son of Mumtaz Ali of Chhota Sohagi village of Fulbari union of Gobindganj upazila.
Locals said Gobindganj was returning home on a bike ride from Gobindganj Boalia.
He was killed on the spot when a Hanif transport coach pushed him across the road. Police arrested the coach of Gobindganj Highway Police Station. On the other hand, a person named Abdul Jabbar was killed after being hit by a bus at Gaibandha-Palashbari road in the Midipara area of Bektapa union of Palashbari Upazila on Thursday morning.
He is the son of Alimuddin of Nayansukh Nakirchar village of Sadar upazila. The killer bus was seized, but the driver and helper fled.