The incident took place near Baghmari in Biswanath district when the senior BJP leader was on his way from Lakhimpur to Guwahati; more details awaited
Guwahati: Two persons were killed when Assam minister Himanta Biswa Sarma's convoy allegedly hit two-bike borne youths near Baghmari in Biswanath district on Thursday evening.
Till the filing of this report, EastMojo could not independently verify the claims made by the local residents.
As per reports, the minister was on his way from Lakhimpur to Guwahati when the incident took place. The deceased are yet to be identified.
Meanwhile, local residents took to the highway to register their protest. They even blocked the highway over the issue, said sources.
This is a developing story. More details are awaited.