Road accident kills schoolgirl in Noakhali

NOAKHALI, A schoolgirl was killed as a covered van crushed her in Jibonpur area on BegumganjChhayani road under Begumganj upazila of the district today.

The deceased was identified as Tanjila Akhter Mitu, 14, of Vabani Jibonpur

area in the upazila. She was a class seven student of Chhayani Model High


Mitu's father Abdul Mannan said Mitu died in the accident on Begumganj

Chhayani road on way to her school this morning.

Her body was sent to Noakhali General Hospital.

Police seized the covered van and a case was filed in this connection.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)