A teenage boy was killed as a bus rammed his bi-cycle in Krishi Bank area in the town Wednesday morning. The deceased was identified as Sharif Hossain, 12, son of late Chhamiruddin of Nayagaon area.
Witnesses said a Dhaka-bound passenger bus of Jhilik Paribahan rammed a bi-cycle coming from opposite direction at around 7am, killing him on the spot.
After the accident, agitated locals vandalized the bus and set it on fire.
On information, police rushed in and sent the body to Munshiganj Sadar Hospital Morgue for autopsy and brought the situation under control.
Confirming the matter, Munshiganj Thana SI Mosharaf Hossain told bnaglanews, “The bus driver was held and the helper was driving the bus during the incident.”
The process of case filing is underway in this connection, he added