Last night seven people died a painful death near east and north Sikkim.
The vehicle under registration number SK 03J 0124 containing 5 adults and 4 kids from north 24 Paraganas went off the cliff while returning from Lachung at Phyangla.
As reported by sources,6 of the tourists couldn’t handle the impact and died on the spot. 1 kid and another man are admitted in Central Referral Hospital undergoing severe treatment. The other two females, three kids and one male died right on the spot.The dead bodies were rescued by the Sikkim Police, SDRF and Home Guard. The two families were on a vacation.
Another tourist vehicle under the registration number SK-01 Z 0228 met with an accident. Mr. Mohan Gurung, dropped the tourists at their guest house by his Mahindra Xylo
and on his way back, met with the terrible accident at Lachung near Chumpyung Kyung. Several officials along with the locals reached there as soon as the report was filed.Mr. Mohan was rescued from the damaged vehicle but sadly was found dead on the way to Mangan by the Mangan Medical Officer.