The deceased are Bashir Hossain, 40, and his wife Reshma Begun, 35. Bashir was a rickshaw puller while his wife worked as a house maid.
Rajpara OC Amin Ullah said: “A Dhaka-bound bus of Keya Poribohon rammed into Bashir’s house around 1:45am on Wednesday, killing the couple in their sleep.”
Another couple – Dipu Mia and Chompa Begum – were also injured in the accident. They have been sent to Rajshahi Medical College Hospital.