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Road Accident Survivor

MD. Jaman, a local bus driver was a victim of dangerous road accident. While Driving route no 7 at Katabon, Dhaka;  another bus collided with his bus side by side. Loosing control he crashed into an ATM booth and got serious injury in his legs. After being rescued by the saviors, he was safely placed in a police jeep and taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital.

The road safety situation in Bangladesh has been deteriorating with increasing number of road accident deaths. According to police report total number of road traffic accidents was 40,927 in Bangladesh during period of 2001-2010, and number of killed person was 32,261. In 2010; 3,300 people were killed in RTAs, which rose to 5928 in 2011.

© Turjoy Chowdhury | All Rights Reserved

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