FENI: Two motorcyclists were killed as a passenger bus rammed their motorbike during a nor’wester (Kal-Boishakhi) thunderstorm in Chagalnaiya upazila of Feni on Friday afternoon (April 20).
The identities of the deceased could not be known till filling the report. However, they were staff of local Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board (Palli Bidyut Samity).
Locals said the incident took place on Dhaka-Chittagong highway in Nijkunjara area as the bus driver lost control over steering during nor’wester and hit the motorbike leaving its riders dead on the spot.
Confirming the matter to Banglanews, Muhuriganj police outpost in-charge SI Mahbubul Alam said their bodies are being sent to hospital morgue.
Feni Palli Bidyut Samity official (Chagalnaiya region) Shahidul Islam said initially there were reports of three people being killed spread but later we have confirmed deaths of two people.
BDST: 1816 HRS, APR 20, 2018