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Biker crushed to death, villagers block NH

Last Updated: Sunday, October 23, 2011 - 22:18

Rohtak: A 38-year-old man was crushed to
death on Sunday by a Haryana roadways bus on a national highway
here following which angry villagers blocked traffic.

Ishwar Singh, a resident of Gandhar village, was on his
motorbike when the the bus hit him near Gandhra turn on the
National Highway (NH) 10.

The driver fled from the scene.
Angry villagers blocked traffic after placing the body
of the deceased on the highway.

They demanded adequate compensation for the bereaved
family and construction of an underpass at the Gandhra turn to
prevent recurrence of such accidents.

The protesters lifted the blockade after top district
and police officers assured them that their demands would be
looked into.


First Published: Sunday, October 23, 2011 - 22:18
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