JOYSAGAR, April 30: Two youth died following a road accident at Sonari-Sivasagar linking Dhodar Ali on Sunday evening. As per information, one Bolero pick-up van (AS-04-B-7204) suddenly knocked down a motorcycle (AS-06-AC-4428) near Dhodar Tiniali turning and following this mishap, the motorcyclists died on the spot. The deceased were identified as Kamaluddin Ali (28) and Jagat Tasa (17) of Sonari. Police later recovered their bodies and after post mortem handed over the bodies to the family members of the youth. Besides, police booked the Bolero driver and seized the van, sources informed.
Meanwhile, on Sunday night another road accident took place in the Jhanji Fulpanichiga area in Sivasagar district. A mini passenger bus fell into a nearby pond when the driver tried to take a turning in NH-37 in the Jhanji area. Total four persons received major injuries and they were immediately shifted to Joysagar Civil Hospital by Sivasagar Police.