Young Sonai boy loses his life in a road accident
A youth from the first part of Kazidhar named Junaid Ahmed Barbhuiya died in a road accident on Sunday night.
According to family sources, he rode to Sonai Bazar in his bike at around 8.30 pm during night. While returning home he lost control on Kazidhar Road and hit a culvert.
The collision resulted in serious injury of Junaid. Locals immediately broke the news to his family members and he was rushed to Silchar Medical College Hospital with serious injuries. Doctors at SMCH told his family to take him somewhere else for improved treatment as soon as possible. However, he died before being taken elsewhere.
A few days ago, a man from Silchar was killed in a collision with a truck parked on the side of the road on his way to Dholai. This time another young boy has died. Assam has the highest number of deaths contributing to road accidents in the Northeast. A recent survey found that only one in ten bikers in Cachar wear a helmet.
A few days ago, a student of Assam University died when her saree got attached to the wheel of the bike.