Hasimara: A 37 year old youth died in an accident on the national highway near Hasimara on Tuesday. The incident occurred on National Highway 317 at Paschim Satali area near Hasimara in Alipurduar district. The deceased was identified as Mohammad Ikramul, a resident of Birpara.
According to the sources, the incident occurred at the diversion area of Bania Bridge in Paschim Satali village of Hasimara. Mohammad Ikramul was heading towards Alipurduar from Birpara on a scooter. On the way, he fell down along with the scooter after hitting a high mound of soil in front of the collapsed Bania Bridge were he died on the spot.
Police from Hasimara outpost reached the spot as soon as they received the information about the accident and recovered the body. Hasimara police outpost OC Premkumar Thami said, “The body of the deceased youth was sent to Alipurduar district hospital for autopsy on Tuesday.” The family members of the deceased youth were also informed. Police have filed a case of unnatural death and are investigating the incident.