Businessman Rostam Ali, 37, died after being hit by a pickup van in the capital’s Jatrabari area. He died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital at 4am on Saturday (February 12).
Mohammad Ali, brother of the deceased, said that Rostam used to trade vegetables in Jatrabari yard. He was hit by a speeding pickup while crossing the road in Kajla area on Friday (February 11) morning. He was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.
Bachchu Mia, in-charge (inspector) of the police camp at Dhaka Medical College Hospital, confirmed the matter and said, “The body has been kept at the DMCH morgue. The matter has been reported to the concerned police station.”