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Ludhiana: Raging bulls knock off ASI, truck runs over him

Raging bulls claimed life of an assistant sub-inspector (ASI) on Sahnewal-Kohara road on Wednesday evening. The raging bulls pushed him on the main road, after which a speeding truck ran over him leaving him dead.

punjab Updated: Sep 02, 2016 14:28 IST
HT Correspondent
Sahnewal-Kohara road

Assistant sub-inspector (ASI) Tarlok Singh(HT Photo)

Raging bulls claimed life of an assistant sub-inspector (ASI) on Sahnewal-Kohara road on Wednesday evening. The raging bulls pushed him on the main road, after which a speeding truck ran over him leaving him dead.

The victim, ASI Tarlok Singh (45), was returning back from Punjab and Haryana High court, Chandigarh, following hearing of a case.

The Sahnewal police have initiated an investigation in the case. The body has been handed over to the family after conducting the post mortem. A resident of Khanpur village, Singh was deputed at Focal Point police station. Inspector Hardeep Singh, SHO at police station Sahnewal, said ASI found traffic jam near Kohara following which he turned his car towards Sahnewal.

He stopped on a roadside eatery for tea. Meanwhile, two raging bulls struck there. The ASI tried to escape, but he was not so fortunate. The bulls hit him, following which he fell on the main road and a speeding truck ran over him. The SHO said that the police have been investigating about the role of truck driver in the incident.