Seti Jhora accident claims one

Kalimpong, 12 Dec: Macheng Lepcha (44) was killed in a road mishap at Seti Jhora today and his wife, Chewang Doma Bhutia, sustained

grievous injuries when the Honda City [SK/1/TR/2018/3045] he was driving skidded off the NH-10 at Seti Jhora and crashed around 50ft off the road. They were travelling from Gangtok to Siliguri. While the body of the deceased was taken to Kalimpong District Hospital, the injured wife has been rushed to Siliguri for treatment. The couple was travelling to Siliguri to meet their son, it is informed. Mr Lepcha, it is learnt was an ARTO, and resided in Arithang, Gangtok.