A day after three persons were killed after a state transport bus climbed on the platform of a bus depot and ran over the waiting passengers in Navsari town, police arrested the accused driver. “We have arrested the accused bus driver, Praveen Dhandhal, a resident of Babra taluka in Amreli district. He was hiding near Maroli village and we got information and caught him from there,” Inspector S M Sagar said.
Police have charged him for reckless driving and culpable homicide.
Meanwhile, Navsari Congress president Nirav Naik, in a letter to CM Vijay Rupani, demanded compensation of Rs 10 lakh to the families of the deceased and jobs.