A rickshaw puller was injured as a wall of an old building, which was being demolished, collapsed on a street in Lalbahgh area in the capital on Saturday night.
Injured Sabuj Mia, 55, was taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) for treatment, Md Mahfuz, station officer Fire Service and Civil Defense Control room said.
The wall of the building collapsed on a yellow cab which was standing on Harnath Ghosh Road near Royal Hotel at 10:13pm, he added.
On information, four units of fire fighters rushed to the spot and started the rescue operation.
The building was being torn down when parts of the wall collapsed on the street, witnesses said.