September 20, 2021, 3:20 am
Chakraya Representative :
A passenger microbus lost control at Chakaria on the Cox’s Bazar-Chittagong highway and fell into a pond. Five people were killed on the spot. Two children died after being taken to hospital. A few more injured are being treated at the hospital.
The accident took place at around 10 am on Sunday in Chakaria Municipality Commissioner Para.
The deceased were identified as Hajera Begum, 55, wife of Ismail of Phansiakhali area of Chakaria upazila, Purnima, 30, wife of Pradeep, her child Swarthak (2), Ratan Vijay (55) of Dulahazara area and his wife Madhumita (45). The identities of the other two are not yet known.
Chakaria Hospital Medical Officer. Riasad Azim Siddiqui has confirmed this information. He said the bodies of five people were brought from the spot. Two children died after being brought to the hospital. A few more injured are being treated.