In Bangladesh, Uttara Express train crashed into a passenger bus at the level crossing. While 12 people died in the accident, 8 people were injured.
The accident occurred in the city of Joypurhat in northern Bangladesh. The Uttara Express train from Parbatipur to the city of Rajshahi hit the passenger bus at the level crossing and dragged it for 500 meters. In the accident that occurred early in the morning, 12 people died and 8 people were seriously injured. It was reported that the injured were treated in intensive care at the hospital. It is stated that the accident may have been caused by the negligence of the parade attendant.
Train services were temporarily stopped in the state of Rangpur after the accident, and an investigation was launched into the incident.