Imphal: At least 3 people have died in different road mishaps that occurred in different places of the state in the last 48 hours.
An accident occurred on Friday at around 4:40 pm at Canchipur Leishangthem Leikai under the jurisdiction of Singjamei Police Station in which a female driving a two wheeler vehicle Activa died on the spot after she was ran over by a Tata Truck bearing registration number NLO1K-0232.
The deceased female was identified as Waikhom Ibeton (50 years), wife of late Chandraban of Narankonjin Mamang Leikai.
Police have picked up the deceased body and deposited it at the mortuary of RIMS Hospital.
The second road mishap also occurred on the same day in front of Congress Bhavan near Thoubal DC along Imphal-Moreh road NH-102 under the jurisdiction of Thoubal Police Station where a pedestrian succumbed to injury at the spot after he was ran over by a JCB at around 1:40 pm.
The deceased was identified as Irungbam Sohadeva Singh (40), son of Irungbam Norem of Haobam Marak Lourembam Leikai, Imphal West.
Thoubal Police Station has registered a case in connection with the incident and the JCB has been picked up and the driver arrested.
Another road mishap occurred on Thursday near Thongjaorok Bridge under the jurisdiction of Bishnupur Police Station where a young motorcyclist died after hitting the back of a Tractor at around 9:45 pm.
The deceased motorcyclist has been identified as Khundrakpam Sunder (24), son of Khundrakpam Ibonao of Keinou Ward no. 4.
The deceased body has been handed over to family after conducting a post mortem at the mortuary of RIMS Hospital on Friday.