Both mother and daughter of a taxicab killed when the driver lost control over the engine. The accident took place at Chaltipara under Sirajdikhan papilla on Dhaka-Mawa highway of the district today at about 11 am. Police and eyewitnesses said the mother and daughter were going to Sreenagar from Dhaka. Suddenly the driver lost control over the steering when it reached Chaltipara on Dhaka-Mawa highway. The driver managed to flee without receiving any injury.
The mother was identified as Saleha Begum 54 while the daughter was identified as Sharmin 24.
Police recovered the dead bodies and sent to Munshiganj sadar hospital for autopsy.