Woman killed in Dhaka road accident

Dhaka: A woman was killed as she was ran over by a passengers’ bus at capital’s Gabtali area early Sunday.

The deceased was identified as Sufia Begum, 40, wife of Saiful Islam of Ghataimari village under Sadar upazila of Lalmonirhat.

According to husband Saiful, they reached Gabtali from Lalmonirhat on that night. When they were crossing the road around 12:00 am Sunday a passengers’ bus ran over his wife leaving her critically injured.

She was rushed to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital where the doctors declared her dead around 1:30 am.

DMCH police camp sub-inspector Bachchu Mia confirmed the  news.