Mysterious death of rickshaw wala shocks Pradhan Nagar Siliguri - Could be sun stroke say locals
An old man riding a rickshaw with passengers suddenly fell of after crossing the bumper outside Margaret school at Pradhan Nagar in Siliguri a while ago.
As locals and the rikshaw passengers came to help saw he was breathless and had died on spot.
Eyewitnesses say it could be either sun stroke or a heart attack that took away his life.
Soon police arrived and have taken the body for post mortem.
As temperature is increasing in Siliguri, last evening several electric wire cables toppled down on the road at Court more. Traffic was halted for some time until the way was cleared.
Sometime earlier this month the rise in temperature saw fire in electric cables at Seth Srilal Market and a bullet reduced to ashes at Darjeeling more.