Lucknow: A bother-sister duo was killed and
another injured when a vehicle in the cavalcade of an MLA in
Uttar Pradesh knocked them down and hit a tree in Unchahar
area of Rae Bareli district today, police said here.
Meera Devi (34) and brother Mahendra (25) were seriously
injured when their bicycle was hit by a vehicle in the
cavalcade of independent MLA, Raghuraj Pratap Singh Raja
Bhaiyya, ADGP Brij Lal told reporters here.
While Meera died on the spot, Mahendra succumbed to his
injuries at a hospital. The accident occurred after tyre of
the vehicle deflated near Arkha village this afternoon, he
After knocking down the siblings, the vehicle rammed into
a tree leaving the driver seriously injured and he was
admitted to a hospital here.
The MLA was on his way to the capital when the mishap
occurred, police said.