Protestors put up road blockade after accident
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Last Updated: Monday, January 09, 2012, 12:07
  
Jamshedpur: A mob set a vehicle on fire following an accident, which claimed one life and injured another in Mango area in Jamshedpur on Monday morning.

According to police one person was killed and another injured when a car hit an auto-rickshaw. After the accident the local residents set the car ablaze and put up a road blockade.

Confirming the death of a person in the road mishap, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Akhilesh Kumar Jha said the protestors have torched the car involved in the accident on fire.

An adequate police force led by senior officials were deployed to maintain law and order, the SSP said.The local people alleged that police used mild lathicharge to disperse the protestors, but the police denied using any force.

PTI


First Published: Monday, January 09, 2012, 12:07


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