IMPHAL, May 21: Two youths were killed in a road mishap along Imphal-Dimapur road, near Sekmai Koujengleima, under Sekmai PS today.
According to police source, the incident occurred at around 11.15 am today, when two youths driving a Dio (MN01-U- 1622) collided head on with a loaded Tata (AS-01-2135) coming from the opposite direction near Koujengleima, along the Highway.
One of the youths died on spot while the other succumbed to his injuries on his way to RIMS.
The deceased have been identified as Angom Sandeep (32) s/o Shyam of Awang Sekmai Makha Leikai and Maharabam Lakhichand s/o (L) Singhajit of Sekmai Keithel.
Post mortem of the bodies was conducted at RIMS Morgue and they were later claimed by the respective family members.
Sekmai police has also registered a case in connection with the incident and the driver of the truck has been arrested, the source informed, adding that the Tata truck has been seized as well.