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Hawkar crushed to death

A hawker in Guwahati lost his life after he was ran over by a speeding bus in the city on Wednesday.

The tragic incident took place at Christianbasti area when a Tezpur bound passenger bus rammed into the bicycle born hawker where he died on the spot. He was identified as Ajit Medhi of Hengrabari area in the city.

Bhangagarh police have arrested the driver and his assistant in this connection.

Eyewitnesses told Assam Times that the driver and his assistant took 5 minutes to halt the bus after the hawker was crushed under it.       

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