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Siliguri: A junior doctor attached to RG Kar Medical College and Hospital has died in an accident at Raiganj in North Dinajpur district.

The victim has been identified as Gaurav Basak (31). He was a resident of School Road at Raiganj.

Late last night, Basak was driving down a motorcycle on National Highway 10A towards Raiganj town. The motorcycle collided with an e-rickshaw at Udaypur area, leaving him critically injured.

Basak was taken to Raiganj Super-speciality Hospital, where doctors declared him dead on arrival. Police have launched a manhunt for the e-rickshaw driver who escaped soon after the accident.

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