A woman and her daughter died and ten other people were injured after a bus plunged into a ditch beside the Natore-Pabna highway in Natore's Baraigram upazila today.
The deceased were identified as Josna Begum (50) and her daughter Rozina Khatun (32), police said.
Khandaker Shafiqul Islam, officer-in-charge of Bonpara Highway Police Station, said a Rajshahi-bound bus of 'Chanchal Paribahan' from Pabna fell into a ditch on in Godhra area around 10:00am after the driver lost control over the steering wheel while overtaking a truck.
Josna and Rozina died on the spot and ten others were injured, said the OC.
The injured were taken to different hospitals, our Natore correspondent reports quoting the OC.