Student dies during diabetes awareness run
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Last Updated: Sunday, April 18, 2010, 18:03
Dehradun: A 14-year-old student was crushed to death and four others were injured when a tree fell on them here today during a run organised to create awareness about diabetes.

The incident occurred when the students of various schools were taking part in "Run to live" organised by Eco Watch Society and Diabetese Foundation of India.

A big tree fell on some of the particpants at Rajpur road in which Janaki Joshi was killed and four others were injured.

The injured were rushed to nearby Doon Hospital and all the four were stated be out of danger.

Meanwhile, NGOs have demanded an inquiry into the incident saying the run was organised at a time when temperature was shooting in Dehradun.


First Published: Sunday, April 18, 2010, 18:03

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