Assam: At least three died in road accidents during ‘Maha Ashtami’
Guwahati: Amidsts the Durga puja celebration across the state, at least two persons were killed in a road mishap in Bongaigaon district on Wednesday.
The incident occurred in the evening hours when the duo riding on a speeding motor bike collided with a tractor on the road.
The deceased were identified as Nijam Basumatary and Ratul Muchahary. Both of them reportedly were students of Bongaigaon College.
In a separate incident, one Dipur Das died in a road accident in Golaghat’s Dhekial area. Das was suspected to be hit by a speeding vehicle which fled the spot.
Earlier, chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma had appealed the youngsters not to ride their motor bikes under the influence of alcohol.
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