A man was killed as a bus hit him in Farmgate area of Dhaka city this afternoon.
Deceased Ohidul, 28, was a covered-van driver and a resident of Begunbari of Tejgaon area, Bachchu Mia, in-charge of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) police camp, told The Daily Star.
The accident took place around 1:30pm when a double-decker BRTC bus rammed Ohidul near the foot-over bridge at Farmgate, leaving him severe injured.
He was whisked off to DMCH where doctors declared him dead, the police official said.
Ohidul was talking over mobile phone while the accident occurred.