Youth lost leg after bus runs over him on Dhaka flyover

Dhaka, Thursday   20 June 2019

Youth lost leg after bus runs over him on Dhaka flyover

 Staff Correspondent Daily-Bangladesh

 Published: 06:36 PM, 28 April 2018  

Russel lost his left leg under the Greenline transport bus on Mayor Hanif flyover; Pic: Collected

Russel lost his left leg under the Greenline transport bus on Mayor Hanif flyover; Pic: Collected

A youth has lost his left leg under the Greenline transport bus on Mayor Hanif flyover in the capital`s Jatrabari area.

The incident happened on Saturday (April 28th) at capital`s Jatrabari area of Mayor Hanif flyover at around 3:00 pm.

The name of the youth is Rasel (25), worked as a driver of the APR Energy Power Project. The injured Rasel was first taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital, then he was taken to Square Hospital.

Later, Police detained the Greenline transport bus and its driver.

According to police, Russell was driving a private car on Saturday afternoon. Suddenly, a Greenline transport bus hit the car that he was deriving. In protest, he wanted to stop the bus. But the bus did not stop, pushing Russell first, and then pressed on his left foot and his left-foot was being separated.

ASI Babul Mia of DMCH Police Outpost said that no one was injured other than Russell, no one is injured in the incident. The locals brought him to the DMCH hospital

Later, police detained the bus and its driver after chased away from the National Press Club area, police said.

DailyBangladesh/Adnan