Couple killed as bus rams motorcycle in Manikganj
A man and his wife were killed when a bus hit a motorcycle in Sadar upazila of Manikganj district on Thursday.
The accident took place on the Dhaka-Aricha highway in Muljan area around 9:30 am that also left 10 passengers of the bus injured.
The deceased were identified as Humayun Kabir and his wife Yasmin Akter. Yasmin was an employee at Muljan Palli Bidyut Office.
Manikganj Palli Bidyut Office senior general manager Abdur Rashid Mridha said the bus of 'Golden Paribahan' rammed into the motorcycle on which Humayun was riding to drop his wife at her office, leaving Humayun dead on the spot and his wife critically injured.
Yasmin was rushed to Manikganj Sadar Hospital where the on-duty doctor declared her dead.
Golra Highway Police Station officer in-charge Monirul Islam confirmed the matter.