Thane, Oct 28 : A 42-year-old man from Wada of the district died when his two-wheeler slipped on a pothole and rammed into a divider, police said.
The incident occurred on Sunday evening when Rajendra Dongre was going towards his village in Wada, when his bike hit the pothole on the Ambadi bridge and rammed into the divider and died.
Since last month, around half-a-dozen people, including a young doctor, lost their lives on account of potholes on Bhiwandi Wada road.
The villagers carried out many agitations against the pathetic condition of roads he said and following the outcry, the government shut down the collection of toll on the road. This was not the end what we want is safe roads in our villagers and especially between Wada and Bhiwandi, he stressed.(UNI)