In a shocking incident,Neeraj Pathak a man in his 20s was crushed to death by a fast moving tanker on GT road late on Tuesday. Though police took the tanker in their custody,but they failed to arrest the driver.
The tanker belongs to TCS transport company of Ludhiana. Pathak,who married four months back,was coming back from work when a tanker hit him from back and he died on the spot. More misery was added to Pathaks family when the staff at Civil hospital sought money for keeping his body in the mortuary to which the family objected strongly. It was only after a protest that the mortuary staff fled from the scene and the family also lodged their complaint with civil surgeon Dr Subash Batta who marked an inquiry in this case.
SHO said ,We are looking for the driver. We have also asked the company to help us find the driver.
The family alleged that since the container belonged to a famous transport company,police are going slow in this case.