A motorcycle rider was killed as a bus ran over him at Mogbazar in the capital. Two more people were also injured in the accident.
The accident took place at Mogbazar Wireless Gate area on Friday noon. At that time the angry mob set ablaze the bus of Golden Line Paribahan.
Additional Deputy Commissioner of Dhaka Metropolitan Ramna zone police confirmed the matter.
The deceased was identified as Saiful (35). He was the inhabitant of capital’s Uttar Goran.
Eyewitnesses said, at first the bus hit a rickshaw. Following the hit the rickshaw fell besides the road. The passenger and the rickshaw puller were injured. Then the bus ran over the motorcycle. Then the angry mob obstructed the bus and set it on fire.
The entire bus was burnt. Last Sunday two students were killed following mad rush of two bus drivers of Jabal-e-Nur Paribahan on Airport road. Later their classmates went on movement.
That movement spread in the entire capital and aftermath throughout the country at one stage. No sooner the effect of the movement is yet over this incident of killing motorcycle rider happened in the city.
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