6 killed in Barishal road crash


Barishal, Mar 22: Six people have been killed and five others injured when a bus rammed a human hauler in Barishal.The accident took place on Barishal-Banaripara road at Tetultala on Friday.

The deceased were identified as Shila Haldar, Manik Shikdar, driver Khokon, Sohel while the identity of another two passengers could not be known yet.

The injured were taken to Barishal Sher-e-Bangla Medical College and Hospital.

Confirming the matter, Abdur Rahman Mukul, officer-in-charge of Barishal Metropolitan Airport police Station, said the accident took place in the area when the Barishal-bound ‘Durjoy Paribahan’ bus from Swarupkathi hit a human hauler, leaving Shila dead on the spot and ten others injured.