Bihar: Passenger thrown out off train by robbers

A passenger had both his legs severed after he was thrown out of a running train by a band of dacoits near Saras village in Nawada district.

Last Updated: Sep 11, 2011, 12:56 PM IST

Nawada: A passenger had both his
legs severed after he was thrown out of a running train before
another speeding one by a band of dacoits near Saras village
in Nawada district, police said on Sunday.

Rajendra Kumar Singh was thrown out of Bakhtiyarpur-Gaya
passenger train in front of another moving train when he tried
to resist the dacoits last night.

Singh was referred to the Patna Medical College in a
serious condition. Several other passengers were also attacked
and injured by the robbers, police said.

The 15-member gang looted cash and valuables from some
passengers and got down near Mahavatpur halt, police said.

PTI