Students of Blossom Convent School here had a narrow escape on Tuesday morning after a private bus rammed their school bus. This incident took place near village Leela Megha Singh Wala. The bus was parked on the roadside and was picking students when the private bus,in a bid to overtake a JCB loader,rammed it. The private bus plies between Jagraon and Jalandhar.
The private bus driver was handed over to police. Village sarpanch Harcharan Singh said: We have several police complaints lodged against the driver earlier. SHO Sidhwan Bet said: I joined recently,but will look into the complaint.
The accused driver was reportedly let off by the police later in the evening. S-I Sadar Swaran Singh said the three parties struck a compromise and the driver was let off.