Burdwan: On going for a private tution, Arghya Banerjee aged 17 lost his life. The incident took place at Gashi police station’s Belgram area. He was waiting at the bus stop when a running Maruti van ran over Arghya. As Arghya fell on the road, he was smashed to death by a moving truck.
Arghya is reported to be th student of the Sanko school. He was a higher secondary candidate. As a result of his death, the Nationa Highway has been blocked by the locals. The police have started with their investigation. It is learnt that due to the one hour strike there was a tremendous jam on the National Highway.