A member of Rapid Action Battalion was killed as a covered van hit his motorcycle at capital's Kakrail area last night.
The deceased is Hasan Mahmud, 32, hailing from Barisal.
Quoting Hasan's brother Hanif, source in the elite force confirmed the matter.
Critically injured Hasan was taken to Dhaka Medical College where doctors declared him dead.
He joined the police as constable in 2012.