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Two killed, 3 injured in Jashore as motorcycles collide

Two people were killed and three others injured in Bolgna area of Jhikorgachha upazila in Jashore on Friday.

The deceased were identified as Nayan Hossain, 19, and Hossain Ali, 20.

Sub-Instector Mizanur Rahman, in-charge of Shiordah Police outpost, said two motorcycles collided head-on, killing two people on the spot at 1pm.

The injured were admitted to the Upazila Health Complex, he said.

Road accidents claimed the lives of 37,170 people across the country in the last five years, according to Bangladesh Jatri Kalyan Samity (BJKS), a passengers welfare body.

Source: United News of Bangladesh