A man was allegedly run over by a speeding AMTS bus near old monument Siddi Saiyed Jali in the city Wednesday which led to a major outburst of anger among the locals in walled city area. The bus driver fled from the spot,police said.
The victim,identified as Mohd Imran Moinuddin Sheikh (31),was a resident of Dariapur. He was on his way to his work as a security guard at a private building in the same area. The locals allegedly tried to torch the bus but the police reached on the spot and controlled the situation.
Sub-Inspector S P Chavda,who is investigating the case,said,We have spoken to the AMTS authorities and the driver would be arrested soon. The locals resorted to violence but none were injured in the incident. The situation was completely brought under control.
The Karanj police registered a case of fatal accident under various sections of the Indian Penal Code and begun investigations.