Press Reporter News Service
Jhajjar, October 28
Three aged girls from Mansa district in Punjab had been run over by a truck on the farmers’ protest website on the Tikri-Bahadurgarh border on Thursday morning.
Two different girls had been injured. One among them has been referred to the PGI, Rohtak.
The deceased have been recognized as Chhinder Kaur, Amarjeet Kaur and Gurmel Kaur. That they had been collaborating within the farmers’ protest for the previous few days.
The incident befell round 5.45 am when the ladies had been sitting on a divider on the Jhajjar highway ready for an auto-rickshaw to go to railway station at Bahadurgarh to catch the practice for Mansa.
The rushing truck hit them. Two of them died on the spot whereas one other succumbed to her accidents at Civil Hospital in Bahadurgarh.
Nar Singh, SHO, Sector 6, Bahadurgarh, police station, stated the dumper driver fled the spot after the mishap whereas statements of eyewitnesses had been being recorded.
In the meantime, the Punjab authorities introduced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh every to kin of the three deceased girls.