Two members of a family were run over by a bus on Dhaka-Mymensingh highway in Bhaluka upazila of Mymensingh this morning.
The deceased are Saleha Khatun, 60, and her daughter-in-law Lata Akhtar, 22, hailed from Jazira upazila of Shariatpur district, reports our Mymensingh correspondent.
Abul Kalam Azad, officer-in-charge of Bhaluka Police Station, said a Dhaka-bound bus from Mymensingh ran over Saleha and Lata when they were crossing a road in Masterbari area around 6:45am.
The duo died on the spot, the OC said.
The bodies were handed over to the victims’ family members, he said.
A case was filed with the police station in this connection.