Two people have died after a picnic bus veered out of control and tipped over in Chattogram’s Lohagara Upazila.
The accident took place on the Chattogram-Cox’s Bazar highway in the upazila’s Chunti area in the early hours of Friday, according to Khan Md Erfan, chief of Dohazari Highway Police Station.
The victims were identified as Md Sakhawat Hossain, 33, and Abhijit, 34. Several other picnic goers were injured when the Cox’s Bazar-bound bus overturned around 3:30 am, Erfan said.
The authorities are working to gather more details about the accident, he added.