UP: Kid dies after being crushed by minister Om Prakash Rajbhar's convoy, CM Yogi Adityanath orders probe

29 October 2017, 02:43 PM

In a tragic incident, a 8 year-old-boy died after he was allegedly hit by UP minister Om Prakash Rajbhar’s convoy on Colonelganj-Paraspur route in Gonda district on Saturday.

The boy's father Vishwanath has said that a FIR has been registered in the case. Villagers had resorted to protests on Saturday as they alleged that instead of carrying the boy to hospital the minister's convoy went ahead on its route.

UP CM Adityanath has ordered a compensation of Rs 5 lakh for the next of kin of victim & asked DGP UP for a detailed report of the incident.

First Published: Sunday, October 29, 2017 08:58 AM
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