An unfortunate incident happen this morning when a tourist bus from Dimapur to Imphal met an accident between Chakumei and Makhan Tabio bridge. The Bus bearing the registration no.MN01 4A 9503 went off the road and fell straight into the river causing the fatal accident which happened at around 3 am this morning.
As per the source, at least 6 passengers dead on the spot and many seriously injured. Due to an untimely availability of medical attention, the dead toll has gone up to 10 passengers. 34 Assam Rifles are helping the victims. And it's informed that the Police of Mao-Police Station under the command of OC reached the spot.
Names of the deceased passengers:
1.Sapam Dipu Singh,Sapam Mamang Leikai,Thoubal
2.Ranjit Das, Paona Bazar Masjid Rd.
3.Mrs.Suraba Das, w/o Ranjit Das,Masjid Rd.Imphal
4.Anandarais,s/o Santhanam.MGR St Thadaperupakkan, Pnneri
5.Md.Safique Ahmed Ym, s/o Ym Rafique Ahmed,Lilong Haoribi Makha Leikai
6. Thangchung Nung,s/o Chinzalam,Sangaikot CCpur, c/o 9612483244
7.Sachin Poudyel,s/o Dilip Poudyel,Charhjari,Saitu Gamphalzol
8.Suraj Bista,s/o Dadiram Bista,Leimakhog,Kanto Sabal,Sekmai.