2 polling officers killed in road crash


Two assistant presiding officers were killed in a road accident on Thakurgaon-Panchagarh highway at Munshirhat in sadar upazila on Saturday morning.

The deceased were identified as Bimal Chandra Roy, 35, Firoza Begum, 30.

Witnesses said that the accident took place at about 7:30am when a Panchagarh-bound ‘Nabil Paribahan’ bus hit a motorcycle carrying the two polling officer from behind, leaving them dead on the spot.

Confirming the matter, Sadar Police Station officer in-charge Mashier Rahman said that police sent the bodies to sadar hospital morgue for autopsy.