Rautahat road accident: At Harsaha Chowk on the Chandranigahapur-Gaur road portion in Rautahat, two youths were killed after being hit by a pickup vehicle.
According to DSP Shree Ram Bhandari of the Area Police Office, Garuda, the deceased has been identified as Jitendra Patel, 35, of Brindaban Municipality-6, and Hari Kumar Thakur, 28, of the same location.
Thakur died of his injuries at the local hospital, according to DSP Bhandari, and Patel died while being transported to Bharatpur for treatment.
Meanwhile, Sanjay Pandey of Maulapur and Kundan Pandey of the same town have been detained by police for questioning, according to DSP Bhandari.
Since this morning, relatives of the deceased have been protesting outside Harsaha Chowk, asking that the perpetrators be brought to justice and that they be compensated properly.