Bus driver beaten to death by angry passengers
11 August 2015, Nirapad News: Angry passengers beat and killed a bus driver of Shyamoli Parabahan in city’s Sayedabad area early Tuesday.
The deceased driver was identified as Shibu Chandra Dey alias Debanath Bhai, 45, hailed from Jaflong of Sylhet.
Helper of the bus Shamim said they started their journey for Chhatak Upazila of Sylhet from Fakirapul on city at night.
Passengers got angry and beat the driver black and blue as they stopped the bus at counter no. 6 at Sayedabad Janapada intersection area to pick up more passengers.
Later, the driver was rushed to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) where on-duty doctor declared him dead on arrival.
DMCH police camp in-charge Mozammel Haque confirmed the incident and said helper Shamim was detained for interrogation in this connection.