Ticket seller dies after falling off bus in Gabtoli


A 45-year-old ticket seller died after falling off a bus in the city’s Gabtoli bus stand on Wednesday, police said.


The deceased was identified as Ekhlas Uddin, a resident of the city’s Darus Salam area in Mirpur. He was a ticket seller at Matin Travels Bus Counter.


At 12:30pm, Ekhlas fell off the bus while getting on the vehicle at the counter and got severely injured, said bus counter manager Abdur Rouf.


He was rushed to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) where he succumbed to his injuries around 6pm, said Bachchu Mia, in-charge of DMCH police outpost.


The body has been kept in the hospital morgue, he added.


Source: United News of Bangladesh