Two person travelling in a Scorpio from Seppa-Itanagar met with an accident, 1 survived another missing

ITANAGAR, JULY 15 ; Two persons traveling in a silver colour Mahindra Scorpio bearing registration No- AR 05 / 5009 meet with a fatal accident near Balapu village in Sagalee subdivision on Wednesday morning. Informed Doimukh SDPO Bomken Basar.

As per information received at Sagalee Police station at around 0950 hrs, a road accident occurred at Balapu village under Sagalee. One Scorpio vehicle coming from Seppa towards Itanagar which was driven by one Bishop Nampe, 29 yrs, S/O Sania Nampe of village Nampe, PO/PS Khenewa/Chayang Tajo and one lady named Amak Dolo, 29 yrs, D/O  Kiran Dolo of village Bodo PO/PS Sawa/ Chayang Tajo District East Kameng were traveling in the ill fated vehicle.  He said.

The vehicle which they were traveling meet with a serious accident and fell down about 200 mtrs into a deep gorge from NH-13 to Pare river. The driver of the vehicle got grievous injuries and evacuated to CHC Sagalee who later was referred to TRIHMS, Naharlagun for further treatment. He said.

The Scorpio vehicle with lady Amak Dolo is still missing. The police team  led by OC Sagalee Inspector Oge Darin and SI Joram Takap has carried out a search operation with the local team still going on. He said.

NDRF has also joined the search operation.  Due to inclement weather and heavy rain and heavy current/huge volume of water discharge in the Pare river has badly affected the search operation. The search operation resumed at 6 AM on Thursday as the NDRF team was stationed at Sagalee on Wednesday. SDPO Basar said.

The NDRF team tried a big size magnet in their search operation but in vain. The cooperation and support of the local youths is praise worthy in the operation. He added.

He further said that the alert and information has been passed to the downstream Doimukh Police station and Gumto Police outpost to share in their respective locality.

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