Follow Us:
Sunday, August 07, 2022

Two minor brothers critical after being hit by overspeeding car

Two minor brothers were hit by an overspeeding car at Jassian cut,near Jalandhar Bypass,on Sunday.

Written by Express News Service | Ludhiana |
October 7, 2013 5:56:10 am

Two minor brothers were hit by an overspeeding car at Jassian cut,near Jalandhar Bypass,on Sunday.

Both brothers — Daljit,13,and Harsh,11 — were in critical condition and admitted to Dayanand Medical College and Hospital (DMCH). While the driver ran away from the spot,the people managed to note the number of the vehicle.

The victims,who are residents of New Ashok Nagar,were riding a bicycle while their father Rajinder Singh was ahead of them on another bicycle. Reportedly,they were returning from a gurdwara when an overspeeding Indica car hit them.

The Salem Tabri police registered a case under sections 279 (reckless driving),337 (causing injuries),338 (causing grievous injuries) and 427 (damaging property) of the IPC against the unidentified driver of the car.

Subscriber Only Stories
How the Indian action spectacular RRR became a smash in AmericaPremium
5 ways in which Samsung could improve the Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Fold 4Premium
‘Want to show India can bring out smaller, cost-effective SLV’: S Somanat...Premium
Delhi Rewind: How Dilshad Garden started out as a slice of LahorePremium

Salem Tabri Station House Officer Balwinder Singh said the car did not cross the Ladhowal toll tax.

An eyewitness said the collision was so severe that both the children jumped into the air and landed far away with grievous injuries.

TWO IS ALWAYS BETTER | Our two-year subscription package offers you more at less

📣 Join our Telegram channel (The Indian Express) for the latest news and updates

For all the latest Ludhiana News, download Indian Express App.

  • Newsguard
  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.
  • Newsguard
First published on: 07-10-2013 at 05:56:10 am

Featured Stories