A day after Union Rural Development Minister Gopinath Munde died in a road accident, another accident involving a security vehicle tailing RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat was reported from the city. Police said that a Tata Sumo belonging to the Haryana Government Education Department vehicle hit the Ambassador car, which was tailing Bhagwat, on his way to the airport.
Police said that Bhagwat was safe and was escorted to the airport without any delay. His security officials who were inside the Ambassador car did not receive any major injuries. The accused driver Sompal, has been arrested and a case of rash and negligent driving registered against him.
Police said that prima facie, there does not appear to be any foul play in the incident. Sompal reportedly told the police that when he applied the brakes, it got jammed because of which the vehicle did not halt.
Only In The Express
Best of Express