Mother, daughter killed as bus overturns
A woman and her nine-month-old daughter were killed as a passenger bus turned turtle in Kaliakoir upazila of Gazipur on Sunday morning.
The deceased were identified as Fatema Begum, 35, wife of Idris Ali of Bodmil area in the upazila, and her daughter Arbi.
Quoting witnesses, Salna Highway Police Station officer in-charge Md Mazibur Rahman said a Dhaka-bound bus of ‘Ajmeri Paribahan’ overturned on the Gazipur- Chandra highway in Mouchak area around 6:15am after its driver lost control over the steering, leaving the duo dead on the spot.
Police, later, recovered the bodies from the spot.