2 Killed, 13 injured as truck collides head on with van


Maldah: 2 people were killed 13 people have been injured when a van collided head-on with a truck at Maldah. The number of students is more among the injured in the incident. The incident occurred in Bagwanpore area at Maldah’s Samshi. The deceased have been identified as Chandan Manjhi (11), and Rinku Mia (40).

It has been known that the van was coming from Chanchal to Samshi when a truck hit it from the opposite side.  15 people were injured on the spot. Six of them were admitted to Maldah medical College in a critical condition. The rest has been admitted to Samshi health centre. Police have detained the Van and truck.