Two people were killed in a road accident near Bangabandhu Square at the capital’s Gulistan in the early hours of Friday.
The deceased were identified as Zakir, 30, and Shakil, 15, cleaners of Raj Hotel.
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The accident occurred around 2:30am when they were dumping garbage, said Paltan Police Station’s Sub-Inspector (SI) Shamim Hossain.
Paltan patrol police took them to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) where doctors declared them dead.
Police seized the truck and arrested its driver.