TMC candidate dead in road mishap

A Trinamool Congress candidate for Howrah Zilla Parishad was killed along with another person in a road accident at Kharurberia in the district on Monday.

Updated: Jul 22, 2013, 20:24 PM IST

Howrah (WB): A Trinamool Congress candidate for Howrah Zilla Parishad was killed along with another person in a road accident at Kharurberia in the district on Monday.

Dinesh Mondal (40) and his companion met with the accident when a bicycle, which had been hit by a SUV, fell on their motorbike which in turn hit an electric post, police said.

Mondal died on the spot, while his companion died in hospital. His polling agent was injured critically.

PTI