A person died in a road accident on Wednesday afternoon in Kaligram Nimtala area under Chanchal in Malda. The deceased has been identified as Alauddin Sheikh (52). He was a resident of Jamagachi in Matiharpur area.
It is known that yesterday, a pick-up van lost its control and rammed into a Bhutbuti in which Alauddin Sheikh was travelling. Alauddin Sheikh fell down from the Bhutbuti after being hit and was crushed under the wheels of the Bhutbuti and he died on the spot.
The police has sent the body of Alauddin Sheikh for post-mortem and has gathered in on the investigation of the incident.