A motorcyclist has been killed in Dhaka after being struck by a broken tree branch. The accident occurred by the lake near the National Parliament House yesterday morning, said Sher-e-Bangla Nagar Police SI Mohammad Nurul Islam. The deceased were identified as 35-year old Mujahidul Islam, who hailed from Gazipur's Joydebpur.
He was a resident of Mirpur's Paikpara. A branch broke off from a tree and fell on Mujahid's motorcycle around 10am, SI Mohammad told bdnews24.com. The branch was removed and Mujahid was taken to Suhrawardy Hospital for treatment, where doctors declared him dead.