Tuesday, 24 May 2022 | PNS | Pithoragarh
Two personnel of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) died in a car accident on the Pithoragarh-Thal Didihat road on Monday. The loal police and SSB recovered the bodies.
According to sources, a car number UK07DT-4557 fell off the road and down the mountainside at Lalghati near the dumpster on Thal Didihat road. At the time of the mishap, SSB 11th battalion ASI Manoj Kumar Pant and HC Veer Singh were in the car. While Pant hails from Berinag area of Pithoragarh, Singh is from Raipur area of Dehradun. The duo was killed in the mishap. The bodies were brought to the Didihat mortuary by the police and SSB. The cause of the incident is being ascertained. The families of both the above deceased have been informed.