A private university student was killed and her husband was injured yesterday after an unidentified bus hit their motorcycle at Savar in Dhaka.
The deceased was identified as Israt Jahan Esha, student of Daffodil International University, reports our local correspondent quoting Atikur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Savar Highway Police Station.
The accident took place at around 8pm last night on Dhaka-Aricha Highway, adjacent to Savar golf club.
The OC said the couple was heading towards Aricha on a motorcycle.
Later, an unidentified bus hit their motorcycle and fled away from the scene, the OC said, adding that the injured duo was taken to Enam Medical College Hospital where an on duty doctor declared her dead.
Legal action would be taken after talking with the family members of the victim, he said.
We are trying to identify the vehicle, he added.
– With The Daily Star input