A seven-month-old boy died after being run over by a car in Sant Nagar in Ghumar Mandi this afternoon. The victim,Krishna,who was the son of daily wagers,died after he was crushed by the car of one Lalit Kumar while reversing.
According to information,the deceased had been left sleeping by the roadside as his parents Ram Khilawan and Rajni who were engaged in the construction of the road nearby. The family resides in Sunet village.
The parents of the victim came to know about the incident when they returned for lunch. Hearing the cries of the parents,area residents gathered on the spot.
After being informed about the incident,the police also reached the spot. Initially the police were not able to trace the driver. The Ghumar Mandi police post in-charge S-I Amandeep Singh Brar said,”We have not received any complaint from the parents of the infant. Unless we receive a complaint,a case cannot be registered.”