Three killed in Kurigram road accident


KURIGRAM, July 26, 2019 (BSS) – Three of a family were killed and three others injured as a bus hit a battery-run auto rickshaw in Kathalbari area on the Kurigram-Rangpur Highway of Sadar upazila this morning.

The deceased were identified as Mostafa, 35, a resident of Khamargram
village of the upazila, his wife Joshna, 28, and his grandmother Amena, 75.

The accident took place near Kathalbari College at about 11 am when a
minibus hit the auto rickshaw from behind, leaving its six passengers
injured, said police super M Muhibul Islam Khan.

The injured were sent to Kurigram Sadar Hospital where three succumbed
to their injuries.