3 killed, 6 injured after a microbus falls into pond in Sitakunda

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Chittagong, May 20:  At least three people, including a woman, were killed as a microbus plunged into a pond on Saturday morning.

Six people were also injured in this accident.

The accident took place around 7.00am in Bahaddarhat area under Sitakunda upazila. Passengers of the microbus were going to attend a namaz-e-janaza.

The deceased were identified as micro passengers Md. Naser (60), Md. Solaiman (51) and local resident (pedestrian) Monika (47).

Chittagong Kumira Highway police outpost in-charge Muniruzzaman said that the microbus fell into the pond after losing its control.

The injured were admitted to Chittagong Medical College Hospital for treatment.