Mangan, June 27
In a fatal road mishap at Bob which is ahead of Lachung in North Sikkim on Chungthang-Lachung road today morning at around 8.30 am, one Thengyal Lachungpa, aged 26 yrs S/o Lt Dawa Lachungpa r/o Bitchu Lachung working as a Line man under Energy &Power Deptt at Maltin Power Sub Station succumbed to his injuries.
The deceased was coming down from Maltin Power station to fetch his
reliever for duty from bob village and was driving his santro car no
SK01P 0547. Unfortunately, while reaching just above bob village the
vehicle driven by him went off the road approx 300 ft below the road
and landed in a stiff jungle. The SHO Chungthang with other police
personnel visited the spot and all required formalities initiated and
dead body of the deceased forwarded to District Hospital Mangan for
autopsy under Police escort. A case vide Chungthang CP/ PS case no
02(06)2019 dated 27 06.2019 u/S 279/ 304 A IPC is initiated.
Meanwhile, the DG BRO GREF who was supposed to visit Munisthang
Chungthang North Sikkim for inspection of the belly bridge which was
washed away on 17.06.2019 has been postponed for tomorrow.