3-yr-old’s family seeks justice

The family of Gehna,the three-year-old who was crushed to death by an SUV in Sector 38 on Monday,wants to see the accused punished as soon as possible.

Written by Express News Service | Chandigarh | Published: February 23, 2012 5:08:01 am

The family of Gehna,the three-year-old who was crushed to death by an SUV in Sector 38 on Monday,wants to see the accused punished as soon as possible.

Speaking to Newsline,Gehna’s father Ashok said,“We do not want any compensation and just want the accused to be punished by the law. We want to see him behind bars and suffer the same way we are suffering. We believe he was under some influence at the time of the accident and are waiting for his medical report.”

Meanwhile,Ashok (a resident of the area),and an eyewitness in the case had told the police in his statement that the accused Sandeep was driving his car in a rash manner when the accident took place.

He had told the police in his statement that the car hit Gehna,who was standing next to the road due to which she fell on the ground. After this the accused reversed his car and while doing so he crushed the girl under the rear wheels of his car. When eyewitness Ashok tried to stop the accused he fled from the spot.

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