A college student was killed as his motorbike fell into roadside ditch on JB Road in the municipality area on Sunday morning.
The deceased was identified as Ibrahim, son of Abul Khayar of the municipality area and a first year student of HSC of Dalal Bazar Degree College.
Md Azizur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Sadar Police Station, said Ibrahim’s family bought the new motorcycle for him on Saturday afternoon although he was not experienced in driving the vehicle .
He went out with the motorbike in the morning and it fell into a roadside ditch when he lost control over it, leaving him dead on the spot.
On information, police recovered the body and handed it over to the family after a postmortem, the OC added.