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1 dies in road mishap

Nagaland News

KOHIMA, JULY 3: One person died in a road mishap last night near Kezhocha town in Kohima district.
The incident took place at around 11:30 p.m., at Tichiyi River. The deceased Martenzuk Aier, age 41 years, who was travelling alone in his Urban Cruiser bearing registration number NL07-CB-2442, died on the spot.
Aier, who belonged to Mopungchuket village in Mokokchung district and was serving as District Account Manager in the Health and Family Welfare Department, fell into a gorge about 140 ft below the road at Tichiyi River and died on the spot.
The victim was reportedly on his way from Phek.
Police from Kohima and Kezocha police station rushed to the spot after the incident and retrieved the body.
After completing all formalities, the dead body was handed over to the victim’s family. (Page News Service)