Road accident kills woman in city

DHAKA, A woman was killed and her husband injured when a bus hit their motorcycle from behind near Aziz Super Market in the city's Shahbagh area in the early hours of today.

The deceased was identified as Nurun Nahar, 25.

The incident occurred when they were returning home after Eid shopping at around 3am, leaving Nahar dead on the spot and her husband Md Abdul Halim sustained injuries, said subinspector of Shahbag thana Champak Chakrabharty.

Police seized the bus and arrested its driver.

Abdul Halim was given first aid at Dhaka Medical college Hospital.

The body of Nurun Nahar was sent to her village home at Lagpur of Tarail upazila in Kishoreganj.

The couple along with their two children lives in Solmaid area of Bhatara in the capital.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)