Municipal employee crushed dead by bus
Published: 01:48 PM, 23 April 2022
A municipal employee was killed after a bus rammed his motorcycle in Satkhira. The accident took place at the intersection of Bakchara Char Road on Saturday morning.
The deceased was identified as Obaidul Gazi, 60, the son of Hayat Ali Gazi of Palashpol Modhumollardangi area of Satkhira town. He was the pump operator of water supply line of Satkhira municipality.
Anarul Islam, a colleague of the deceased, said that Obaidul was going to Bokchora on a motorcycle to work on the water line in the morning. When he reached the intersection, a Satkhira-bound bus of Mamun Paribahan from Sylhet hit her motorcycle leaving him dead on the spot.
Satkhira Sadar Police Station Inspector (Investigation) Biswajit Adhikari said the bus was seized with the help of locals while the driver and helper managed to flee the scene. The body was recovered and sent to the morgue of District Sadar Hospital.