A Bangladeshi student was killed in a road accident in China on Tuesday.
The man was identified as Md Mainuddin Main, 22, a software engineering student at Yunnan University of China, hailing from Chaugachha upazila of Jashore.
The accident occurred while returning to the hostel, his bike lost control. Later, he was taken to the first affiliated hospital of Kunming Medical University in Chenggong district where he died at 11am. His university authority gave all the supports including the cost of medical treatment.
"We have talked to the family of the deceased. Currently, we can not hand over the body to the family as all kinds of travelling is temporarily cancelled due to the novel coronavirus outbreak," Bangladesh consulate of Kunming confirmed.
"His body is in the morgue, we will take necessary steps to send the body soon," he added.