A sweetmeat seller was killed after being hit by a bus in the capital's Badda area on Thursday morning.
The deceased was identified as Abdul Halim Patwary, 55, hailing from Chandpur district.
Halim lived with his family at Hazibari Mor area in East Badda and he ran a sweetmeat shop there.
The accident took place at Madhya Badda area near the U-loop around 6:30am when he was on his way to Tongi from his house to buy sweets. No case was filed in this regard till filing of this report at 5:42pm.