By News Desk
Published : 2016-09-23 06:17:58
SYLHET :: Atleast six Bangladesh nationals were killed in a road accident near Qatif, a municipality in Saudi Arabia, on Thursday morning. The accident took place when a car carrying the workers collided with another one at Qatif town, 350 kilometres off capital Riyadh.
Bangladesh Ambassador to Saudi Arabia Golam Moshi confirmed over phone.
The victims are identified as Shahidul and his sibling Babul from Barisal,Rafiqul Islam from Patuakhali, Sirajul Islam,Rana Sahabuddin both are from Bhola and other one is identified as Sharif.
Another Bangladesh national - Saiful - was injured in the accident. He was admitted to a local hospital.
Officials from the Bangladesh Mission moved to the spot to have further details, the envoy said.