Woman crushed to death by Assam Minister’s Convoy

Guwahati/Raha, December 5: In a tragic accident one Minu Devi died on the spot after the escort car of Minister Keshab Mahanta’s convoy hit her on Tuesday. The accident took place at Horagaon in Raha, Nagaon.

Fast moving convoys of VIPs have always created problems like traffic jams and accidents, alleged the locals.

The woman was crossing the road when the escort car of the Minister hit the woman. Speaking to TIME8, IC Raha PS said that at least three security personnel got injured in the accident apart from a convoy car getting completely damaged.

“The first escort car hit the woman following which the next car carrying security personnel hit the brakes resulting it in getting skidded and overturned. Three security personnel including the driver of the car have suffered injuries.” said the IC.

The security personnel have been referred to GMCH. The dead body has been sent for postmortem.

Of late, Raha area has become a hotspot of accidents.