September 19, 2021, 4:57 pm
Narayanganj Representative :
Three workers, including two women, were killed when a minibus overturned when a road and crane cutter hit them at Narayanganj port. The deceased have been identified as Saiful Islam, 32, and Mahmuda Khatun, 30. The deceased have been identified as workers of Epilion Garment at Madanpur in the port.
The accident took place in front of Bandar Steel Mill in Dewanbagh area of Dhaka-Chittagong highway around 8pm on Monday. Kanchpur Highway Police Station OC Moniruzzaman confirmed the incident.
Witness and Kanchpur Highway Police Station OC Moniruzzaman said some Epilion Garment workers were returning home in a local minibus named Naf Paribahan from Madanpur around 8pm on Monday after the garment holiday. When the minibus came in front of Bandar Steel Mill in Dewanbagh area of Dhaka-Chittagong highway, a crane of Roads and Highways Department hit the minibus. The minibus overturned. A female worker was killed on the spot. Two more workers died on the way to hospital with serious injuries. Two of the three workers killed have been identified. They are Mahmuda Khatun and Saiful Islam, workers of the iron department of Epilion Garment.