5 killed as bus plunges into ditch in Khulna
At least five people were killed when a bus lost its control and plunged into a ditch at Dumuria in Khulna. 35 people were also injured in the accident.
The injured were admitted to Chupnagar and Dusaria health complex.
The accident took place at Barachia area on Dhaka-Satkhira highway at around 1:15 pm on Thursday. The bus of Moumita Paribahan was on the way to Khulna from Paikgachha.
Officer in Charge of Dumuria police station Md. Habil Hossain confirmed the matter. He said, of the five deceased two were identified as Shahinul Gazi (40) and Shariful Islam (43).
The deceased were inhabitants of Koira. They were travelling on the roof of the bus. The dead bodies were sent to Khulna Medical College Hospital for autopsy.