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A woman and her minor son were killed as a passenger bus ran them over at Kondarpara bus stand at Shibpur upazila in Narsingdi on Tuesday noon.

The deceased were identified as Nasima Begum, 26, wife of expatriate Lokman Mia and their son Rifat, 7.

According to the police and locals, a Dhaka-bound bus of Shibli Paribahan coming from Bhairab crushed the duo as they were standing at the bus stand leaving them dead on the spot. Later, locals caught the bus driver, helper and handed them over to police.

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Itakhola highway police Hafizur Rahman said that the bodies were handed over to family members without autopsy as per request.

 Country Desk