Delhi: Young cyclist killed after being hit by bus

A young cyclist was killed and another injured when a DTC bus hit them in central Delhi this evening triggering protest by locals who damaged the vehicle, police said.

Updated: Jul 16, 2012, 00:17 AM IST

New Delhi: A young cyclist was killed and another injured when a DTC bus hit them in central Delhi this evening triggering protest by locals who damaged the vehicle, police said.
The incident took place in Delhi Gate area near Daryaganj at around 6:30 pm and the deceased has been identified as Oddin (24). The injured has been identified as Iqbal.
Odin and his friends were allegedly coming from the wrong side when the bus hit them. Police said the bus was coming from Nathupura via Daryaganj and heading towards Central Secretariat while Odin was coming from Daryaganj. The bus driver was arrested. Angry over the accident, locals damaged the vehicle after the incident.

PTI