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Accident victim couple: Killer driver arrested

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 19th January, 2021 12:05:03 PM
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Criminal Investigation Department (CID) of police has arrested Ajmeri Glory Paribahan driver who ran his bus hitting a couple riding on a bike at airport road in the capital.

Tasikul Islam was arrested in a drive from Mouchak in Gazipur Monday night. He admitted to have committed the crime during preliminary interrogation.

The deceased are identified as Akash Iqbal, 27 and Maya Hazarika, 25, hailing from Faridpur Sadar.

They used to live at a rented house in Mollartek in Dakshin Khan of the capital. Mashiul Alam, Sub-Inspector of Airport Police Station, told the Daily Sun that the couple riding on a motorcycle got hit by the bus due to reckless driving.

When they reached Padma Oil Gate area, a bus of Ajmeri Glory Paribahan hit the motorbike from behind around 7:15am, leaving the duo dead on the spot.