Maldah: A tragic road mishap on Sunday killed a youth in Maldah. The incident took place on Maldah-Ratua state highway under Nazirpur police station. The deceased has been identified as Bapan Bhagat (22).
As per reports, Bhagat a resident of Koyertala village in Manikchowk was returning home on a cycle when he was mowed to death by a speeding truck. The locals staged a road blockade for an hour.
The locals later withdrew their protest after police intervened. The truck has been held by police.