GUWAHATI: In an unfortunate episode that took place in Assam's Dhubri district, two girls lost their lives following a major accident in the region.
As per the reports, a car collided with a truck which resulted in the death of two along with five people receiving severe injuries. The deceased victims has been identified as Nirmali Rai and Shivangi Rai.
They both were only 16 and 14 years old. When both the vehicles came into a head on collision, two motorbikes parked on the road, also got damaged.
The episode occurred on 26th of January, Thursday at the GTB road in Dhubri district. The car which hit the truck was approaching towards Gauripur, bearing registration number AS-17J-5224.
Locals hurriedly gathered in the spot of incident and rescued the injured victims and shifted them to a nearby hospital for medical attention. Police informed that, amongst them two girls were critically as a result of which they died on their way to the hospital.
In an unfortunate happening on 21st of January, Saturday, six school going girls got wistfully injured in Assam's Dhubri district. The road mishap occurred at Tamarhat area of the region. As per sources, the girls were heading towards their school in an e-rickshaw when a speeding two wheeler bike collided head on with the rickshaw.
However, the man in the two wheeler did not receive any sort of major injury. On the other hand, the e-rickshaw had turned upside down in the middle of the road resulting in grievous injuries to the school girls.
People around rushed near the spot of incident and took the girls to a nearby hospital for medical treatment. Road accident is currently a major concern of the state, but the departments are putting in rapid efforts to minimise such tragedies. Recently, a tragic episode took place in Kendukona, Kamrup, under the jurisdiction of Kamalpur police station.
Four people including a pair of siblings suffered major injuries after being hit by a car in NH-31. According to statements of the local people, the car which had hit the people was driven by a doctor who was intoxicated. He was approaching towards Nalbari when the incident occurred. Two siblings namely, Gayatri Das and Abinash Das died in the episode.
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