3 day labourers killed as pickup van falls dicth
Three people were killed and five others injured as a jeep locally called Chander Gari plunged into a ditch on Thanchi-Likri Road on Thursday morning.
The deceased mostly labourers were identified as Md Ashu, hailed from Cox's Bazar district, Md Hossain, an inhabitant in Chattogram district and Payel Bom, hailed from Thanchi Upazila.
Officer-in-Charge of Thanchi Thana Md Saifuddin Anwar said the accident occurred as the driver of the Chander Gari lost his control over steering at Tin Kilometer area on the road. Ashu, Hossain and Payel Bom died on the spot.
The Chander Gari was heading towards Thanchi. Injured people were admitted to Bandarban Sadar Hospital.