Bus runs over biker in Hatirjheel

Published : 23 Mar 2023 09:16 PM

A motorcyclist died yesterday after being run over by a bus in Dhaka's Hatirjheel.

The deceased was identified as Anisul Huq Saki, 25, a lawyer. The incident took place around 7:30 pm on Wednesday.

Hatirjheel Police Station Sub-Inspector (SI) Abdul Quader said, quoting the victim's brother-in-law Al Amin, that Saki was a trainee lawyer and he used to stay at a mess in Uttara area and came to visit his elder sister's house at Sonalibagh in Hatirjheel.

Saki was on his way to Uttara on his motorcycle when a bus hit him from behind on the Moghbazar wireless slope. He died at the scene, said Amin. SI Abdul Kader recovered the body from the spot. After the legal process, the body was sent to Dhaka Medical College Morgue for an autopsy.