A woman and her daughter were killed and 20 people injured when a bus overturned in Savar on the Dhaka-Aricha highway on Monday.
The identities of the deceased could not be known yet.
Police and witnesses said a Savar-bound bus of ’Welcome Paribahan’ from Chandra in Gazipur overturned in fornt of the BPATC when the driver braked hard at about 12:30pm.
A woman bus passenger and a girl child on her lap were crushed under the vehicle while 20 more injured.
The injured were rushed to local clinics.
On information, police rushed in, salvaged the accident-ridden bus from the road recovered the bodies fron underneath the bus.