Bus runs over woman in front of National Press Club
Published : Friday, 8 June, 2018 at 2:07 PM Count : 1497
A woman was killed in a road accident in front of the National Press Club in Dhaka on Friday morning.
The victim was identified as Samiran Begum, 50, a mother of a son, said Shahbag Police Station sub-inspector Md Aftab Hossain.
A bus of Midline Paribahan ran over the woman around 10:00am when she got down from another bus, leaving her critically injured.
Samiran was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where the on-duty doctors declared her dead, the SI added.
However, police seized the bus and detained driver Tariqul, SI Aftab said.
Salma Begum, elder sister of the victim, said her sister met the tragic end of her life on her way to the High Court Mosque to say Jum'a prayer.