Update December 29, 2018

Dhaka 11-14 pm, 15-August, 2020

3 RMG workers killed in road crash

Mirajul Moin Joy

Three readymade garment workers were killed and 40 others injured as a bus carrying them hit another stationary bus in Korean Export Procession Zone (KEPZ) area of Chattogram on Saturday morning, reports UNB.

The deceased are Mohammad Latif, 50, Sultana Razia, 35, and Md Irfan, 27.

Md Arefin Jewel, additional deputy commissioner of Chattogram Metropolitan Police (port), said that the bus carrying KEPZ workers hit another stationary bus around 8:30am as the driver lost control over the steering, leaving Latif dead and at least 42 workers injured.

The injured were taken to Chittagong Medical College Hospital where doctors declared Sultana and Irfan dead.

A group of agitated workers torched three buses of KEPZ following the accident.

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