IMPHAL, April 19: A road rage claimed the life of a young boy while another was left with a broken collar bone on Saturday, when the motorcycle they were riding on was knocked down by a speeding bus at Singjamei Chingamathak in front of the UCO bank.
The accident occurred around 4pm today.
Thongbam Aboi Singh, 25, son of Th Kunjo of Pheijaleitong was pillion riding on a FZ Yamaha motorcycle bearing regd number MN01C-9480 while Ninghtoujam Raju, 27, s/o (L) Ingocha of Pheijaleithong was driving.
Ninthoujam Raju is an employee of the Imphal Free Press.
Thongbam Aboi Singh received head injuries and was rushed to RIMS, but was declared brought dead. Raju survived with a broken collar bone and is undergoing treatment at JNIMS.
Their motorcycle was knocked down from behind by an Imphal –Sugunu bus bearing registration number MN 01 1236 coming from Imphal side.
The dead body has been deposited to the RIMS Hospital morgue for the post mortem.
The Singjamei Police have taken up a case regarding the incident. The bus has also been nabbed.