President mourns deaths in Brahmanbaria train accident
Published : Tuesday, 12 November, 2019 at 9:40 AM Count : 173
President Abdul Hamid expressed profound shock at the deaths in a fatal collision of two trains on Dhaka-Chattogram route in Brahmanbaria on early Tuesday.
The President, in a message, extended deep condolences to the families who have lost their loved ones in the accident and prayed for the eternal peace of the victims.
He also urged the local administration and public representatives to come forward and extend their helping hands to the victims of the fatal accident, reports UNB.
At least 15 passengers were killed and over 100 others injured in a collision of two trains at Mandbagh in Brahmanbaria early Tuesday.
The deadly collision between Dhaka-bound Turnanishita from Chattogram and Chattogram-bound Udayan Express from Sylhet took place around 3 am, said Deputy Commissioner of the district Hayatuddowla who visited the spot right after the crash.