Rozina also dies

BanglaPress Desk
April 29, 2018

Rozina Akhter, who lost one of her legs in road crash, died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on Sunday morning, reports UNB.

A Bangladesh Road Transport Corporation (BRTC) bus ran over her, a domestic help on the Airport Road in the capital’s Banani area on 20 April.

This is the second incident of losing life after suffering severed limb on the capital’s streets caused by reckless driving.

Rajib Hossain, a student of Government Titumir College, was the earlier victim. On 4 April, he lost his right hand after it got stuck between two buses at Karwan Bazar area. He succumbed to his injuries at DMCH on 17 April.

Sub-inspector Bacchu Miah, also in-charge of DMCH police outpost, said Rozina succumbed to her injuries around 7:20am.

An Uttara-bound BRTC bus from Mohakhali hit Rozina while she was crossing the road close to Chairman Bari in the evening on 20 April. Her right leg got severed from the thigh.

Meanwhile, a private car driver, Russel Sarkar, 26, lost his leg at Dholaipar area in the city on Saturday, when a luxury coach of ‘Green Line Paribahan’ hit his car on the slope of Hanif Flyover.