A motorcyclist and his two pillion riders were killed after a passenger bus hit them on the Dhaka-Chattogram highway in Cumilla Sadar upazila on Sunday.
The deceased were identified as Sajal, Kajal and Shaheen. Their ages range between 20 and 25 years. They hailed from Bijoypur area of the upazila, Officer-in-Charge of Cumilla Sadar South Police Station Mamunur Rashid, said.The incident occurred when the motorcycle was taking a u-turn on the highway.
A speedy Dhaka-bound bus of Shyamoli Paribahan hit the bike near the Palli Bidyut office at around 12noon and killed the bikers on the spot.