In a tragic incident, a man and his daughter were killed after a speeding truck collided with the bike in which they were travelling in at Darrang's Besimari area on Sunday.
According to sources, there were four occupants on the bike – the man, his 2 daughters, and his wife. While the father and one of the daughters died on the spot, the mother and the other daughter suffered grave injuries. They were taken to a Mangaldai hospital soon after.
The deceased were identified as Javed Ali (father) and Jorura Begum (daughter).