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2 killed, 10 injured as train hits bus on Gazipur level crossing 

Update : 24 Jul 2022, 12:36

At least two people were killed and ten others injured when a train hit a bus on an unauthorised railway level crossing at Sripur of Gazipur district on Sunday morning, said police.

One of the deceased is Rahima Khatun Priya, 22, a worker of Zaman Fashion Wears Ltd and wife of Julhas Mia of Baliapara village under Sripur upazila.

Identity of the other person could not be known immediately.

Sripur Railway Station master Harun-ur-Rashid said that  Netrakona-bound ‘Balaka Express’ train from Dhaka hit the bus carrying RMG workers on Maijhpara railway level crossing at about 7:15am while it was passing through it, leaving one dead on the spot and eleven others injured.

The injured were taken to a local hospital where another victim died.

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