Two people were killed and five others severely injured as a train hit a bus on a railway crossing in Narayanganj city this evening.
The injured have been sent to the Narayanganj General Hospital, reports Prothom Alo.
Narayanganj Sadar Model Police Station Officer-in-Charge Shah Zaman said, "the accident took place around 6.30pm when a Narayanganj-bound train hit a bus of Ananda Paribahan on the rail crossing at No. 1 Railgate area of Narayanganj sadar upazila, leaving two people dead on the spot and five others injured."
The police officer said that a fire service team was carrying out rescue operation.
"Dhaka-Narayanganj train communications have been suspended due to the accident," added the OC.
Identities of the deceased are yet to be known.