Class III student killed in road mishap

Report by: 
KURMA RAO
Mayabunder
21 Nov 2017

In a tragic incident, a Class III student of remote Mohanpur school in North Andaman was killed in a road accident on Tuesday. The mishap occurred at around 3 pm when an over-speeding private car hit the victim after school hours. She sustained serious injuries and was rushed to the nearest health centre where doctors declared her brought dead. The Kalighat Police have arrested the driver and seized the vehicle.
The victim has been identified as Sunita Das, daughter of Nitai Das, Class III student of Govt. Secondary School, Mohanpur. The victim was standing outside the school when suddenly a car driven by Shyamal Das, resident of Tugapur no. 8 in a breakneck speed hit her. She collapsed on the ground and died on the spot, as per sources. The Police have registered a case under relevant sections of the law.