Another injured is undergoing treatment at DMCH
A female student has been killed and a youth injured as their motorcycle collided head-on with a bus on Mayor Mohammad Hanif Flyover in Dhaka.
The accident took place around 7:15pm on Monday.
The deceased is Monisha Barman, 22, a resident of Gendaria in the capital. She was a third year student of marketing department at Mahanagar Mahila College, located in the old part of Dhaka.
The injured, identified only as Galib, 19, was riding the motorcycle while Manisha was his pillion passenger.
Witnesses said the motorcycle collided with a bus of Thikana Paribahan at the entrance of the flyover in Ananda Bazar area, leaving the duo injured.
They were taken to the emergency department of Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) where the on-duty doctors declared Manisha dead, DMCH police outpost in-charge Inspector Md Bachchu Mia said.
The body was sent to Dhaka Medical College morgue for autopsy, he added.
Police seized the vehicles.