Punjab Roadways bus runs over elderly woman

  • HT Correspondent, Hindustantimes.com, Chandigarh
  • Updated: Aug 21, 2015 00:24 IST

A 70-year-old woman was run over by a Punjab Roadways Transport Corporation (PRTC) bus near the Inter State Bus Terminal (ISBT), Sector 43, on Wednesday evening.

The deceased has been identified as Manjit Kaur, a resident of Sirsa in Haryana.

Victim's on Binder Singh complained to the police that his mother had just got down from the same bus and as she was crossing the road, the driver ran the bus over her.

Injured Manjit was rushed to Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH), Sector 32, from where she was referred to PGI, where she breathed her last. The accused driver was arrested and later released on bail.

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