UP / Kanwar devotees died dumper crushed road accident near hathras district

Vikrant Shekhawat : Jul 23, 2022, 09:56 AM
UP | An uncontrollable dumper trampled Kanwariyas near Hathras in UP. 6 Kanwariyas have died tragically in this accident. The Kanwarias were going from Haridwar to Gwalior with Gangajal. Two people were seriously injured in the incident. It is being told that 5 people died on the spot. One died in the hospital. One injured is undergoing treatment in Agra. It is being told that these kanwariyas were going to Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh with Ganga water from Haridwar.

The accident took place near Badhar intersection on Hathras-Agra road under Sadabad police station area of ​​Hathras. On the intervening night of Friday and Saturday, at around 2.30 pm, an uncontrollable speeding dumper trampled the group of Kanwariyas. In this accident, 5 Kanwariyas died on the spot. While two others were seriously injured. He was first taken to the nearest hospital for treatment, where after first aid he was sent to Agra Medical College. It is being told that one of the injured also died.

According to the information received, this group of Kanwariyas had gone to Haridwar from Bagi Khurd village under Utila police station of Gwalior. There the group was returning back to Gwalior with Gangajal. On the information of the accident, the administrative and police officials of Hathras reached the spot. On information, ADG Agra Rajiv Krishna and DIG Aligarh along with SP Vikas Kumar Vaidya reached the spot. Immediate relief work was started to rescue the injured. The families of the deceased are being informed.

He died on the spot

Five Kanwarias, 28-year-old Jabar Singh son Sultan Singh, 30-year-old Ranveer son Amar Singh, 30-year-old Manoj Pal son Mohan Singh, 30-year-old Ramesh Pal son Nathuram and Naresh Pal son Ramnath died on the spot. While Vikas' sons Prabhu Dayal and Abhishek were seriously injured. Vikas also succumbed to his injuries during treatment.

bodies sent for postmortem

Police took the bodies in possession and sent them for post-mortem. ADG Agra says that dumper drive will be caught soon.

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