3 people including the driver were killed and 3 injured in a head-on collision between a mini drum truck and CNG in Manikganj.
The accident took place on the Manikganj-Singair and Hemayetpur regional road in the Outpara area of Betila Mitra Union of Sadar Upazila on Monday morning.
All those killed and injured in this accident were passengers of a CNG-powered autorickshaw. The name of the deceased autorickshaw driver is Shaheen Molla (42). He is the son of Iman Molla of Burundi village of Manikganj Sadar Upazila. The other two killed were Jasim Talukder (45) and his grandson Yasin (5).
Officer-in-charge (OC) of Manikganj Sadar Police Station. Habil Hossain said, ‘After the accident, one died on the spot and two died after being taken to the hospital.
The bodies of the deceased have been kept in the morgue. The injured are admitted to the 250-bed Manikganj Sadar Hospital. Among them, the condition of Hamza (3) and Fauzia (30) is alarming.