Indian SSB constable killed in Sunsari bus hit


INARUWA: A constable of the Indian Seema Suraksha Bal (SSB) died after a commuter bus hit a bike he was riding on at Haripur VDC-9 in Sunsari along the East-West Highway on Saturday.

According to the District Police Office, Sunsari, the deceased has been identified as Romiyo Beniya.

Police said that the bus (Na 5 Kha 4381) hit the two-wheeler (Br 49 Mm 6801) yesterday night.

He died while being rushed to a hospital in Birpur of India for treatment.

Rajaram Mandal and Manoj Sah of Haripur VDC – 9 of Sunsari were injured in the incident, DSP Binod Ghimire of the DPO said.

They are receiving treatment at the Neuro Hospital in Biratnagar and their condition is said to be stable.

Police said that they impounded the bus and arrested its driver for investigation.