Kolkata: Two people were killed in two separate road accidents in the city. One of the deceased was an engineering student while the other was an auto driver. The first incident occurred in Prince Anwar Shah Road’s Jibananada Setu where a youth named Apurba Debnath (24) was killed. He was a resident of Tehatta in Nadia district and a student of an Engineering college in Budge Budge.
He was on his way from Jadavpur to Kalikapur on a motorbike of a friend when the bike hit the railing on the Jibananda Setu. Both of them were admitted to MR Bangur hospital in a critical condition where Apurba succumbed to his injuries.
In another incident an autorickshaw driver was killed when his auto collided head on with a Taxi between Hatibagan and Shovabazar. He was taken to RG Kar Medical College and Hospital where the doctors declared him dead.