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Couple killed, 3 kids injured after being run over by car
Neemuch(MP): A tribal couple was killed and their three children seriously injured after they were moved down by a vehicle driven by an inebriated youth here, police said.
The accused, identified as Vipul Ajmera, son of a trader, was driving a Maruti Wagon R car at a high speed and moved down the couple and their children last night after losing control over the wheels, Baghana Police Station in-charge S L Patidar told reporters.
Babulal (40) and his wife Shantibai (35) died on the spot and their two daughters Pooja (10) and Ranu (6), son Toofan (8) suffered serious injuries.
The children suffered fracture in their legs and were admitted to the district hospital, Patidar said.
The fourth child of the deceased couple survived as he was working with a sugarcane juice vendor and was not present at the spot when the incident occurred.
Vipul, who suffered minor injuries in the mishap, got himself referred to a hospital in Udaipur in neighbouring Rajasthan and was yet to be arrested, he said.
A case under sections 337 (causing hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others), 279 (rash driving) and 304 (culpable homicide not amounting to murder) of IPC was registered against Vipul and further investigation was on.
Five killed in SUV-truck collision in Rajasthan
Jaipur: Five persons, including a minor girl lost their lives after their vehicle allegedly rammed into a a stationary truck in Bhilwara district here today, police said.
The mishap occurred near Rupaheli turn in Sadar police station area when the victims were on their way in an SUV to Bhilwara city from Kota, they said.
Chandra (27), Khushi (18), Sandeep (37), Divya (30) and her daughter Dipika (4) died on the spot while two others suffered injuries, police said.
The injured have been admitted to a local hospital, they added.
Two killed in road accident in Moga
Moga: Two youths were killed when the bike they were riding on collided head on with a car coming from opposite direction near Hakima village here, police said today.
Kuldeep Kaur (17) and Daljit Singh (18) were were yesterday returning to their village Jaimal Singh Wala after attending a religious procession. Their bike collided with a car killing the duo on the spot, they said.
Meanwhile, in another incident, 17-year-old Kulwant Singh was crushed to death by a truck here at Badowal village yesterday.
The deceased was riding on a bicycle, police said, adding, the truck driver fled from the spot.
Both the cases have been registered and further investigations are on, they said.
One killed, five injured in clash over cattle
Bihar: One person was shot dead while five others were seriously injured in a clash between two groups in Bihar, a police official said today.
The incident happened at Puraiti locality under Daudnagar police station area of the district, after a dispute broke out between two groups over cattle yesterday.
Daudnagar Deputy Superintendent of Police Anwar Javed said, “People from both the groups traded blows with each other. In between somebody fired a few shots in which one person identified as Mohammad Saddam (22) was killed and five others were injured.”
Javed said three of the five injured were in serious condition and the local doctors referred them to Anugrah Narayan Magadh Medical College and Hospital in neighbouring Gaya district for better treatment.
Tension prevails in the area after the incident and senior officials of the district administration are camping there. Police have been deployed in large numbers.