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5 killed in private car accident in Chandpur

Update : 23 Feb 2022, 09:54

Five people, including the driver, were killed when a private car lost control and fell into a pond on Shahrasti in Chandpur on early hours of Wednesday (February 23). The accident took place at Purba Narah village of Chitoshi Purba Union of the upazila.

According to Shahrashti Model Police Station and Fire Service, a private car lost control and fell into a pond on the way to Chatkhil via Manoharganj in Comilla. They were returning home at Chatkhil upazila in Noakhali district attending a wedding programme in Cumilla. Upon receiving the news, locals and a team of Shahrashti Fire Service went to the spot and recovered 5 bodies.

The deceased were identified as Shahparan Tushar, 22, Shakil Hossain, 26, Rezaul Karim, 24, Nayan, 25, and the car driver Sagar Hossain, 24.

Officer-in-charge of Shahrashti Model Police Station Abdul Mannan said the victims were traveling from Comilla to their village home in Manoharganj in a private car.

|"A unit of the fire service arrived at the scene immediately after receiving the news. The bodies of the deceased have been recovered and handed over to the police," said Sahidul Islam, deputy assistant director of Chandpur fire service.

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