At least five people were killed and 10 injured in two separate road mishaps in Assam on Wednesday, officials said.
Four people were killed in a road accident in Dibrugarh district on Wednesday night.
According to a report, the four people died on the spot, when a speedy night super bus hit an auto rickshaw at Dikom in the district.
“All the victims were the passengers of the auto rickshaw,” a police official said.
In a separate incident, a person was killed and 10 others injured, when a passenger bus skidded off from the road and fell down into a gorge at Khanapara near Guwahati city on Wednesday.
“The driver of the passenger bus lost his control over the vehicle and skidded off from the road,” a police official said.
A person named Nagen Das was killed on the spot and 10 others injured.
The injured persons were admitted to Guwahati medical College hospital.