Pabna, 29 July, Abnews: A teacher of Pabna University of Science and Technology (PUST) named Rashed Kabir (55) has been killed and 9 injured in a road accident in the district’s Bera upazila.
The accident took place around 1.30am in Chakla Chhanda bridge area of the upazila.
Abu Md Delwar Hasan Inam, officer-in-charge of Santhia Police Station, said the Pabna-bound bus of 'Sarker Travels' from Dhaka skidded off the highway and fell into a roadside ditch under Chanda Bridge around 1:30am, leaving Rashed and nine others injured.
On information, police and firefighters rushed to the spot and rescued the injured and sent them to Bera Upazila Health Complex where doctors declared Rashed dead.
Rashed Kabir was the son of Emam Ahmed at Arambag in Dhaka. He was the dean of science faculty.