Manikganj bus accident kills 3
Three people were killed and at least 15 injured as a bus plunged into a roadside ditch in Singair upazila of Manikganj on Thursday afternoon.
The deceased were identified as bus driver Hridoy Miah, passenger Anwara Begum and passerby Nikjil.
Singair Police Station OC Rakibuzzaman said the driver of a Dhaka-bound bus of 'Shuktara Paribahan' lost control over the steering at Rishipara area on the Manikganj-Singair-Hemayetpur regional highway and fell into the roadside ditch at 2pm, leaving two dead on the scene and 16 injured.
Nikhil, later, died a local hospital after taking there.