Guwahati: In a tragic incident, two brothers were killed and one injured in a road accident in Assam’s Sivasagar district on Friday.
The incident took place at the Konwarpur area in the Kari Gaon village.
The brothers were identified as Shiromani Konwar (24), and Ajay Konwar while the injured person identified as Pradyuman Bairagi.
Notably, the deceased Shiromani Konwar was a karate coach and also a player at the national level.
He recently grabbed attention by leading a team to a medal in the Assam Youth Olympics.
The incident occurred when a two-wheeler lost control and crashed into a tree, as a result, two brothers died on the spot.
Following the incident, all three were immediately taken to hospital by locals.
Several local associations, including the All Assam Karate Association and Sivasagar District Karate Association, have expressed their condolences.