Koratty: A student lost life in a mishap at midnight when a group of people were celebrating the beginning of new year. One other student is critically injured in the accident.The deceased is Alwin, son of Vellattuparambil Santhosh.
The injured student Sibin, son of Edathipparambil Nelson, is admitted to a private hospital.
The accident took place near Valoor junction at 12 midnight.The Bolero jeep was coming from Chalakkudi,rammed into the students who were dressed up as papaanji. The jeep then hit to a nearby electric post.
Alwin was taken to the hospital but could not survive. Koratty police have registered case and inquiry is underway.