Punjab student dies in car crash in Australia

A 22-year-old student from Punjab has died in a car mishap in Perth in Australia.

Updated: Jun 05, 2010, 14:33 PM IST

Patiala: A 22-year-old student from Punjab
has died in a car mishap in Perth in Australia.

The body of Bipranbir Singh, a resident of Hassanpur near
here, will arrive at his native village tomorrow. Bipranbir`s
marriage was fixed for September 18 and he was planning to
come here in August.

Bipranbir`s father Surjit Singh told a news agency that his son
went to Australia for higher studies in 2008. Bipranbir, who
was in Perth on a student visa for the past two years, met
with a mishap while on his way back home on May 28.

Bipranbir had won a gold medal in national school boxing
championship a few years back.

PTI