Lokjan Today, Chamoli Karanprayag – A tanker near the Narayangarh on the National Highway went and fell into the Pindar river. In this accident, the driver and helper died on the spot.
In fact, local people of Narayanbagad went in a frenzy on the Karnprayag-Tharali Highway, then they saw a tanker in the Pindar river near Machida. They gave this information to the police. Two people were killed when the police and the locals reached there for the rescue.
The vehicle was going from Kadarpayaag to Hotmix Plot located in the Megadera area of Border Roads Organization, with bitumen. Thana Tharali in-charge Subhash Jakhomola told that the deceased identified as Mohan Singh Ratan Singh (33) resident of Gadhimansukh, Thana Math, District Mathura and Nitin son Gulu (28) resident Narayan Pur, Thana Dhaulana, District Ghaziabad have died. Locals say that the accident has happened several times before. But the Border Road Organization is not doing the work of widening.