Schoolgirl dies in road accident

Staff Correspondent . Chattogram | Published: 23:32, Feb 28,2021


A schoolgirl was killed in a road accident at Sitakunda upazila in Chattogram on Sunday.

The deceased was Shams Tahiyat Mounota, 16, a Class X student of Bangladesh Military Academy School, said officials.

Baro Aulia highway police sub-inspector Md Babul Mia said a mini-bus hit Mounota from behind while she was boarding another vehicle in Bhatiyari at around 12:00pm.

The accident left her dead on the spot, he said.

Police detained the driver of the mini bus after the accident, said the police officer.

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