Katihar, Oct 29 : Two women pilgrims were killed and six others were injured when their auto-rickshaw was hit by a tractor near Kumaripur village under Manihari police station area in the district today.
Police said here that some people were going to Manihari on the auto-rickshaw for taking bath in Ganga river when their vehicle was hit by the tractor leaving two women dead and six others injured. The tractor driver made good his escape from the spot.
Police said the deceased had been identified as Rambha Devi and Sukumari Devi, natives of Ranipatra village under Mufassil police station area. The injured had been admitted to Katihar Sadar Hospital.(UNI)