SIKKIM: Fatal accident leaves one dead and another missing near River Rangit

SIKKIM: Fatal accident leaves one dead and another missing near River Rangit

GANGTOK: A truck driver lost his life while a handy boy was reported missing after a truck they were in, met with an accident and plunged into River Rangit at 10th Mile, Near Majhitar along Melli – Jorethang road at around 6.50 am on Thursday morning.

The deceased driver was identified as Anil Rai (23), resident of Manpur, South Sikkim. The body of the deceased driver was found lying on the river bank whereas hand boy, Passang Tamang went missing.

Search for the missing handy boy is on.

The truck was reportedly plying from Siliguri to Jorethang loaded with cement bags.

(Source: Sikkim Police)

Image: Representational/Sikkim Police FB page

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