Tuhin Sarwar-Gazipur Sadar Upazila Bhabanipur’s Dhaka-Mymensingh highway has left 12 passengers injured in a laguna. Four of the injured were admitted to local Kazi General Hospital. The accident happened on Sunday morning.
Everyone injured in the accident are known as workers of various garment factories. However, the police could not immediately identify the names of the injured.
Nawazo Highway Police Outpost Sub-Inspector Pradip Kumar Majumder said that a passenger from Gondipur city corporation Chandana Chowrasta was going to Maoona Chaurasta of Sreepur upazila.
When the villagers reached the Bhabanipur area of Gazipur Sadar Upazila around 8am, the driver of the leguna suddenly flipped with the road divider and turned in a moving direction. At that time, 12 passengers in the leguna were injured. Locals rescued them and sent them to local clinics and hospitals. But the names of the injured were not known.