Two female police died in a road crash at Fakirapool: 20 others injured
The deceased were identified as Constable Monira Akhter, 22, and Aklima Begum, 21.
After the accident, the seriously injured constables were immediately taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) but the doctor declared them dead.
Sub-Inspector Feroz, of Motijheel thana, told BSS that the accident took place at around 5.50 am when a female police bus reached at Fakirapool crossing sudden a sand loaded truck hit the bus.
The critically injured police forces were shifted to Dhaka Medical College Hospital and Rajarbagh Police Lines Hospital.
The dead bodies of the constables were taken to DMCH for autopsy.
The police also detained the truck.