Published On : Mon, May 4th, 2015

Man killed by speeding auto in hit-and-run case near GMCH

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Nagpur: In a hit-and-run case, an unidentified auto knocked a moped rider dead near Medical College on Sunday morning.

The victim, Premanand Bansod, was proceeding towards Medical College Square from Tukdoji Statue Square around 9 am on Sunday. Premanand was riding a Scooty Pep moped (MH-DU/ 9029). When he reached near a church midway, the unidentified auto hit the moped forcefully and speeded away. The impact left Premanand with critical injuries and he died on the spot even though the accident occurred a few meters away from GMCH.

Ajni API Dhobe, based on a complaint, booked the unidentified auto driver under Sections 279, 304(A) of IPC read with Sections 134, 177 of Motor Vehicles Act and searching for him.