Woman follows husband in death

Our Correspondent . Brahmanbaria | Published: 23:26, Nov 12,2019


A housewife was killed in the train accident at Mandabhag of Kasba upazila in Brahmanbaria early Tuesday when she was returning from the burial of her husband.

Her husband had been killed in a shipbreaking accident in Chattogram last Thursday.

Jaheda Khatun, 40, wife of Moslem Miah from Srimangal, was returning to Chattogram along with their children after his funeral in Srimangal.

Jaheda’s four children and mother were injured in the train accident that killed at least 16 people and injured 62.

She was going back to Chattogram with her two daughters, two son and mother by the Udayan Express train.

Jaheda died on the spot. The injured were admitted to the Brahmanbaria district general hospital.

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