An irate mob set ablaze a police publish and three dumpers on fireplace within the Bidhnoo space right here, following the dying of a girl in a highway accident. The incident happened on Thursday evening.
Superintendent of Police (rural), Brijesh Kumar Srivastava, mentioned the lady recognized as Maya Devi, 45, was run over by a dumper close to the Pipargawan village.
“The girl was returning dwelling from her family members’ place within the Koyla Nagar space, when a dumper concerned in transporting materials on the devoted freight hall web site, hit her from rear and he or she died on the spot. As quickly because the information of her dying unfold within the space, an offended mob set three dumpers afire, moreover additionally vandalising the Koria police out-post and later setting it afire too,” the SP mentioned.
A heavy deployment of police drive was made to regulate the state of affairs and thrust back the rampaging mob.
The SP mentioned that these concerned in vandalism will likely be recognized and delivered to ebook. The girl’s physique has been despatched for the autopsy and the state of affairs is now beneath management.
In response to sources, the state of affairs went uncontrolled because of the delay within the arrival of police drive on the mishap web site from close by Koria police out-post.