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CISF personnel beats up truck driver

Trouble erupted after truck driver ran over daughter of CISF official
PTI | By HT Correspondent, Angul, Orissa
UPDATED ON MAY 09, 2010 01:43 PM IST

CISF personnel of Nalco smelter here allegedly beat up the driver and helper of a truck and damaged the vehicle after it ran over a personnel's daughter at Angul in Orissa, the police said today.

"Trouble erupted after Priyanka Singh (16), a Class-X student of DPS and daughter of a CISF personnel Lalan Singh, was killed after being knocked down by a truck last night," Superintendent of Police Satyabrata Bhoi said.

They also allegedly attacked the cameraman of a local TV channel when he was filming the incident and injured two people from nearby Kulad village, the police said. A large number of people from the village gathered in front of the office of the superintendent of police this morning and shouted slogans demanding action against the erring CISF personnel, sources said.

Inquiry into both the incidents has been on, Bhoi said.

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