A motorcyclist was killed by a speeding bus in Dhaka


A motorcyclist was killed after being run over by a speeding Ena Paribahan bus on the capital’s airport road. Initially, the police could not reveal the name and identity of the deceased. In this incident, the bus was impounded, but both the driver and the helper escaped.

Eyewitnesses said a speeding Ena Paribahan bus ran over the motorcyclist. The driver died on the spot.

The accident happened on Thursday (July 4) at 8:40 pm on the road adjacent to the elevated expressway in front of La Meridien Hotel on Airport Road.

In this regard, Airport Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Azizul Mohammad Yasir Arafat Khan told Jago News that the bus of Ena Paribahan was impounded but the driver and helper escaped. The identity of the deceased is not yet available.

The OC said that the dead motorcyclist’s body will be sent to the hospital morgue for post-mortem after preparing a report.

TT/MIHS