Panaji | May 26, 2019
Election observer Shella N Marak (IAS) from Meghalaya was injured in a car accident near Hotel Mandovi in Panaji on Friday morning and is undergoing treatment at Goa Medical College (GMC) and hospital.
As per a report in The Times of India, PI Sudesh Naik said that a four-wheeler was proceeding towards the Panaji market while another car from the opposite direction was crossing the road to proceed towards a lane in front of SBI when they collided. Naik said Marak was on her morning walk when the accident happened at 7.45am.
He added that there was an ambulance at the spot and Marak was immediately shifted to GMC.
Police have registered an accident case against both the four-wheelers. Naik said it was when the victim’s liaison officer started searching for her that the police learnt she was an election observer.