Guwahati: A Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) garbage truck mowed down a youth in Guwahati’s Hatigaon area on Monday morning while he was returning back home.
The deceased identified as Tirtha Pratim Deka was a resident of the Narengi area in the city.
A former staff of Honda Motors, Tirtha recently joined the KIA Motors in the sales department, informed sources.
The body of the deceased was sent to Gauhati Medical College Hospital (GMCH) for an autopsy.
Meanwhile, agitated locals blocked the Hatigaon-Bhetapara road for several hours.