: Two persons were killed in a road accident at Kattathurai near Thuckalay on Friday. According to sources, Siva Kumar (23) of Charode near Thuckalay, Central Reserve Police Force staff and Manickkam (27), a casual worker, were going to Marthandam from Thuckalay in a motor-bike when it hit a milk-laden van. Manickkam died on the spot. Siva Kumar died on way to Kanyakumari Government Medical College Hospital.

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