Published On : Sat, Sep 20th, 2014

Unidentified man pelts stones at Star Bus

: An unidentified person pelted stones on a Star Bus and caused damage worth Rs 2000. The stone pelting also endangered lives of passengers but luckily no one was injured. No arrests have been reported.

According to police, the incident occurred at 7.30 pm on Friday when the Star Bus, going from Sitabuldi, reached Rajiv Nagar Bus Stop under MIDC Police Station jurisdiction. As the passengers started deboarding the bus, an unidentified person started pelting stones at rear portion of the bus and thus damaged glass shield. However, no passenger was reported to have been injured in the stone pelting although damage to bus was put at Rs 2000. The bus driver Nitesh Shyamrao Mane immediately lodged a complaint with MIDC police in this connected. PSI Shiurkar has booked the unidentified person under Sections 336, 427 of the IPC and Under Section 3 Public Property Damage Act. Further probe is underway.


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