Two killed in road mishaps in two districts
Two persons were killed in separate road accidents in two districts- Munshiganj and Natore, in two days.
MUNSHIGANJ: A nurse was killed in an accident on Sreenagar-Munshiganj road in Betka Chourasta area under Tongibari Upazila of the district on Monday morning.
Deceased Rowshan Ara, 52, was a nurse of Sreenagar Upazila Health Complex.
Locals said Rowshan Ara was travelling by a CNG-run auto-rickshaw. On the way, she received injuries on her head after being hit by a tin of a roadside shop in the
Locals rushed her to Munshiganj General Hospital where she was declared dead, said Pranay Manna Das, doctor of emergency unit at the hospital.
BARAIGRAM, NATORE: An elderly woman was killed in a road accident in Baraigram Upazila of the district on Sunday night.
Deceased Johura Begum, 62, was a resident of Mohishvanga Dakkhinpara Village in the upazila.
Bonpara Highway Police Station Sergeant Sarwar Alam said Johura was crossing the Bonpara-Hatikumrul highway at night. At that time, a microbus hit her, leaving her seriously injured.
Later, relatives rescued her from the spot but she died on way to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital.