A man was killed after being hit by a bus in capital’s Madhya Badda area onThursday morning.
The deceased was identified as Abdul Halim Patowari, 55, hailing from Sadipur village of Chandpur.Halim used to live in Madhya Badda with his family.
An unidentified bus hit him at Madhya Badda area around 6:30am when he was on his way to Tongi from his house to buy sweets, leaving him critically injured, victim's son Ahsan Habib said.
He was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) where doctors declared him dead around 8:00am, he said.
The body was sent to hospital morgue for autopsy, said Inspector Bachchu Mia, in-charge of police outpost at the hospital.