Assam: Two dead, 24 hurt in road mishaps
By Hemanta Kumar Nath, Guwahati, Feb 5 : : At least two people were killed and 24 others injured in two separate road mishaps in Assam's Hailakandi and Sivsagar districts on Tuesday, officials said.
In the first incident, two people were killed and four were injured in a road mishap at Algapur area near Hailakandi on Tuesday morning.
The incident took place on NH-154, where a head-on collision between a Maruti Alto car and a dumper took place.
The deceased people were identified as Kabir Pal and Jutika Pal.
The injured persons were rushed to Hailakandi civil hospital.
In the second incident, at least 20 people were injured at Rajmai area in Sivsagar district, when a passenger bus collided with a cruiser.
The injured persons were admitted to Sivsagar Civil Hospital.