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4 Dead and 20 Injured in bus accident


4 persons were reportedly burnt alive in a head on collision between a Bus and a trailor on NH 37 , Bosapathar village in Kaziranga under Golaghat District at 4: 30 Am today.


The Bus was traveling from Tinsukia in Upper Assam to Guwahati and the trailor was traveling from Guwahati to Jorhat .


The bus englufed in to flames just after the collision and 4 persons were burnt alive and 20 Others were injured.The Bus Became a fireball just after the accident on the Highway. The Injured have been admitted to Bokakhat and Jorhat Medical Hospital.



Golaghat SP Mr. Rafiqul Alam Laskar said over phone that 3 persons died on the spot and 1 more succumbed to injuries in the hospital.



Police arrived late at the accident site which angered the Mob and there was clash between the Police and the Public. Some Policeman were manhandled by the public.


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