Rampura in the capital’s Meradia road was hit by a pickup. A motorcycle driver named Mirazul Islam Ratul (24) died.
He was taken to Dhaka Medical College (Dhamek) Hospital in a state of unconsciousness at around 12:15 yesterday night, where the doctor in charge of the emergency department declared him dead.
Ratul of Dhaka’s Dohar Thana Krishidevpur village. Son of Danis Khandkar.
Pedestrian Sifat Hossain, who took Ratul to the hospital, said that Ratul was driving a motorcycle on the road in front of Meradia Bazaar in Rampura around 11:30 pm. Suddenly a pick-up van hit his motorcycle from behind and he fell on the road and got seriously injured. Later, he was quickly rescued and taken to Dhaka Medical, where the doctor declared him dead.
DMK Hospital police camp in charge. Bachchu Mia confirmed the matter by quoting the doctor and said, ‘The body has been kept in the mortuary of the emergency department of the hospital. The matter has been reported to the concerned police station.