2 schoolboys killed in road crash
Two schoolboys were killed as a bus hit a motorcycle in Shahzadpur upazila of Sirajganj on Thursday afternoon.
The deceased were identified as Arif, 14, son of Rezaul Karim, and Sumon, 14, son of Jahurul Haque, residents of Puran Tetri village in the upazila.
The duo were ninth graders at Talgachhi SA Model School, police said.
Shahzadpur Police Station OC Ataur Rahman said a Dhaka-bound bus of 'Shyamoli Paribahan' smashed the bike in Durgadah area, leaving Arif dead on the spot and two others critically injured.
The injured were rushed to Shahzadpur Upazila Health Complex where Sumon succumbed to his injuries, he added.