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3 of family killed in tragic road accident

Our Correspondent, Rajbari - November 12th, 2012

Three of a family were killed in a road accident at Goalndo in Rajbari yesterday afternoon. Two others were severely injured in the incident.
The dead are Ain Uddin, 65, his daughter Nazma Khatun, 28 and Ain Uddin’s younger brother Abdur Razzak of Mahmudpur village in Sailkupa upazila in Jhenidah.
Akkas Ali Mondol, officer-in-charge of Gualondo Police Station, said the car, carrying five people of Ain Uddin’s family members, collided head-on with a passenger bus at Feed mill area at about 3.30: pm, leaving Ain Uddin, his daughter Nazma and brother Razzak dead on the spot.
The family on the car was coming to Sailkupa in Jhenidah from Dhaka after receiving Nazma’s husband Asgor Ali from Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport.
Asgor was an expatriate to Malaysia. He rushed to Bangladesh on Sunday.
The passenger bus was going to Dhaka from Kushtia.
Severely injured Asgor and driver of the car Faridul were admitted to Faridpur Medical College Hospital. Condition of Asgor is sustained to be critical, Dr. SM Mustanzid Associate professor of the hospital said.
The OC said bodies of the killed were sent to their own families.
After the accident, the bus driver along with helper escaped from the scene leaving the bus at a place.
Police took the bus in their custody.