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Two killed in Cumilla road crash

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UNB, Cumilla :
At least two people were killed and four were injured in a head-on collision between two CNG-run auto-rickshaws on Companyganj-Nabinagar road in Muradnagar upazila on Saturday evening.
The deceased were identified as Shanti Ranjan Dev, 65, son of late Mahal Ranjan of Nabinagar union of the upazila and Abul Kalam, 60, son of late Chand Mia of Hosnabad in Bangra Bazar police station.
The incident took place when an auto-rickshaw tried to overtake another in the evening leaving one dead on the spot and five critically injured, said Jibon Roy Chowdhury, Sub-inspector of Bangra Bazar Police Station.
Local rushed them to upazila health complex but one died on way to the hospital. Two of the injured including a woman were transferred to Comilla Medical College Hospital as condition deteriorated, the SI added.

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