Assam: Family of three killed as car rams into truck

They were cutting short their vacation in the event of the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes to join back duty.

Published:November 11, 2016 11:40 pm

A national bank officer, his wife and minor son died in a road accident in Assam’s Dhubri district Friday.

The family was cutting short their vacation in the event of the demonetisation of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes to join back duty.

The Bank’s Dhubri branch manger Suman Kumar Barnal was returning back half way from his family vacation in Jharkhand and was killed along with his family when his vehicle collided with a truck on NH-31 near Hoibazar under Gauripur police station, the police said.

Barnal’s wife was identified Neha Anand and his eight-year-old son Sraith Barnal, the police said.