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Tangail road accident kills 7, injuries 25

TANGAIL- Seven persons were killed and 25 others injured as a passenger bus fell into a roadside ditch on the Tangail-Mymensingh Highway in Ghungram area under Ghatail upazila in the district tonight.

Kamal Hossain, office-in-charge (investigation) of Ghatail Police Station, said the identities of the deceased could not be known immediately.

The accident occurred when the driver of the bus lost control over the steering and fell into a roadside ditch at about 9.30pm, leaving seven passengers dead on the spot and 25 others injured.

The injured persons were admitted to Ghatail Upazila Health Complex, the police officer added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)