Man killed as bus hits motorcycle in Mirpur


Dhaka, Mar 25: A man named Nurul Islam was killed as a bus of Tetulia Paribahan hit a motorcycle at Shewrapara of Mirpur in the capital on Monday morning.The bus driver and his helper were detained, said Dadan Fakir, officer-in-charge of Mirpur Police Station.

According to witnesses, a Tongi-bound bus hit a motorcycle in the area at 10:30 am. Later the on-duty traffic police personnel detained the bus driver and his helper and handed them over to Mirpur Police Station.

Local people admitted the injured man to a hospital where the doctor declared him dead, said Manzil Morshed, Assistant Deputy Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Police.