BJP MLA Mithilesh Kumar, 4 others injured in road mishap in Bihar's Sitamarhi
Patna, June 2, 2022
BJP MLA Mithilesh Kumar suffered injuries after his Innova car rammed into a bus in Sitamarhi district of Bihar on Wednesday, police said.
Apart from the MLA, his two bodyguards and two other persons have also been reportedly injured in the accident that occurred while he was returning from Katihar after attending a state BJP executive committee meeting, the police added.
The four persons have been admitted in Ram Sheela Hospital at Sakri Bazar block and Sadar hospital in Madhubani.
The condition of the injured BJP MLA is stable now but he suffered a fracture in one hand, said the Madhubani Civil Surgeon.
Two bodyguards Wakil Ram and Jay Prakash sustained serious injuries and were taken to Sadar hospital after which the doctors referred them to Patna Medical College Hospital in Patna.
The MLA's driver Mohamad Asadullah and personal assistant Mohamad Ramjani were also injured in the accident.
As the car reached Nawada Mod under Sakri police station in Madhubani district on the four lane NH-57, the MLA's driver lost control over the vehicle and crossed the divider and ended up colliding with a bus on other side of the road.
After the accident, a large number of supporters of Mithilesh Kumar along with Bihar Panchayati Raj Minister Samrat Choudhary, BJP MLA Sanjay Saraogi and BJP MLC Arjun Sahani also visited the hospital in Madhubani's Sakri Bazar.
The victim is currently admitted in the ICU.