A policeman named Ilias Hossain (36) was crushed to death by a bus at Fakirhat in Bagerhat. The accident took place at Kakdanga junction of Khulna-Dhaka highway in the Upazila on Sunday (March 27) morning.
Elias Hossain was working as a constable in Fakirhat Model Police Station. He is the son of the late Izzat Ali of Kashipur village in the Jhenaidah district.
Bagerhat District Police Media Cell Chief Coordinator Inspector of Police SM Ashraful Alam confirmed the information.
He said Elias went out on duty on Sunday morning. A motorcycle collided with a Khulna-bound bus coming from the opposite direction when it reached Kakdanga junction of Fakirhat Upazila around 11:30 am.
Elias Hossain was crushed to death on the spot. The body of the deceased was recovered and sent to Bagerhat Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy. Further legal action is pending