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Woman pushed off train: NHRC seeks report from Ghaziabad Police

PTI  New Delhi, May 19, 2013
First Published: 00:17 IST(19/5/2013) | Last Updated: 00:18 IST(19/5/2013)

The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Saturday sought a report from the Ghaziabad Police and Government Railway Police (GRP) about an incident wherein a woman died and her infant daughter was seriously injured after being allegedly pushed off a train near Link Road in Ghaziabad.

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Taking suo motu cognizance of a media report about the incident, the rights panel has issued notices seeking a report within four weeks in this connection from Ghaziabad Senior Superintendent of police, SSP Government Railway Police (GRP), Ghaziabad, an NHRC statement said on Saturday.

According to the media report, the incident took place on May 13.

Link Road police reached the spot after it received information about the incident.

The woman was rushed to a local hospital from where she was referred to the GTB Hospital in Delhi, where she was declared dead.

Her baby is reported to be critical.

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