Accident Halts Traffic In NH-6 Near Ranihati


Howrah: A gas tanker has plunged into a divider on National Highway-6 near Ranihati on Thursday morning. Panic sparked after the gas tanker leaked. This incident caused huge traffic congestion.

Presently, the situation has been normalized. Traffic movement are slow but gradually turning normal. The incident took place on Thursday seven thirty in the evening.

Police has reported that a Kolkata bound gas tanker suddenly found with leak in the middle of the road near Ranihati. Howrah Gramin police DSP traffic head Biswajit Naskar said that “the gas tanker leaked after plunged into the divider and sparked congestion towards Kolkata bound lane.”

Police informed the gas company and they came to defused the tanker. The normal flow of traffic came after 12 PM.