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journalist killed as bus hits his bike

A publisher was killed as a bus  strike his motorcycle from during a back of as good as afterwards ran him over during a capital’s Kakrail yesterday.

Victim Dinesh Das, 47, died upon a mark around 8:45am, military said.

He was upon his approach after dropping his class-III daughter during Viqarunnisa Noon School during Bailey Road, his mother Poly Rani told reporters.

Dinesh was a comparison contributor during Bangla every day Amader Shomoy. He give up a every day dual months ago. He entered a contention in 1985 as good as worked in multiform every day as good as weekly publications prior to fasten Amader Shomoy 7 years ago, family members said.

His genocide comes only days after Nikhil Bhadra, a publisher of Bangla every day Kaler Kantha, was really bad harmed after a BRTC bus ran him over in front of a Jatiya Press Club. Doctors had to amputate his right leg from a knee.

As a headlines of Dinesh’s genocide spread, some-more than 100 reporters took to a streets as good as shut off roads during Press Club area, crude trade upon Paltan to Kadam Phoara intersection for 4 hours from 1:30pm.

Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists (BFUJ) as good as Dhaka Union of Journalists (DUJ) demanded low mark of a torpedo motorist as good as remuneration to a family of Dinesh.

Saiful Islam, a trade deputy who witnessed a accident, pronounced a bus was during tall speed to pass a intersection to equivocate a red signal.

“Hit from behind, he [Dinesh] skidded around 6 yards with his bike. As he was perplexing to mount up, a back wheels of a bus dejected his head, withdrawal him passed upon a spot,” Saiful told that.

He signalled a bus to stop though it sped away. He afterwards ran after it as good as managed to detain a motorist as good as a singular of his assistants as good as additionally seized a bus as it stopped during an additional vigilance a couple of yards away.

The bus was entrance from Narayanganj carrying supervision staff.

Saiful pronounced he was uncertain if Dinesh was wearing a helmet, which was found upon a mark intact.

Ramna military took motorist Badsha Mia, 26, as good as his partner Mahmudul Hasan, 16, in to their custody.

At a military station, Badsha told this match he attempted to cranky a Kakrail intersection to equivocate a red signal. The motorcycle was upon his right then, though after channel a vigilance a bike unexpected incited left as good as came in front of him. It happened so fast which he could not carry out a steering, he claimed.

Rafiqul Islam, officer-in-charge of Ramna Police Station, pronounced Badsha primarily denied which he was pushing a bus when a collision happened though after admitted.

All a passengers of a train were staff of Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) who did not concur with a military in identifying a bus driver, Rafiqul added.

Dinesh’s physique was initial taken to Dhaka Reporters’ Unity (DRU) where members of conflicting organisations together with Crime Reporters’ Association of Bangladesh (Crab) as good as Communist Party of Bangladesh (CPB) celebrated a singular minute’s silence.

Later, a physique was taken to a Jatiya Press Club as good as afterwards to his encampment home in Naogaon for cremation.

BFUJ, DUJ as good as DRU will form a tellurian sequence in front of a Press Club around 11:00am currently protesting a genocide as good as perfectionist protected road.

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