POST TIME: 1 July, 2018 00:00 00 AM
Teacher killed in road crash

Teacher killed in road crash

A female teacher of a polytechnic institute was killed as a battery-run auto-rickshaw carrying her collided with a speeding bus on Joypurhat-Mangalbari road in Khanjanpur PDB area in the district town on Friday night, reports UNB from Joypurhat.

The deceased was identified as Zakia Sultana, 25, daughter of Dollar Hossain of Gabarchopa village in Badalgachhi upazila and a teacher of Civil Engineering Department at Joypurhat Cybertech Polytechnic Institute. Inspector (investigation) of Joypurhat Sadar Police Station Mominul Haque said the accident took place when the bus hit the auto-rickshaw around 7:30 pm, leaving Zakia dead on the spot.

The body was sent to Joypurhat Sadar Modern Hospital for autopsy.