PILIBHIT: A 21-year-old woman identified as Naseema Khan of Gola city under Gola police station in district Kheri was mowed down by an anonymous vehicle near Mala river bridge on Pilibhit-Basti national highway under Gajraula police station in Pilibhit on Tuesday night. She breathed her last at 9pm in the district government hospital shortly after she was shifted there. Police have sent the body for autopsy and have lodged an FIR in the matter.
According to police sources, the deceased was on her way to Gajraula village along with her husband Usuf Khan and one-year-old daughter when the bike which they were riding on was hit by an anonymous vehicle from the back side.
The trio was shifted to the district government hospital by the police where the woman succumbed to her injuries. The condition of her husband and daughter are said to be stable.
Station house officer (SHO) Jai Prakash said, “Following a written complaint filed by survivor’s brother, Mohammad Hassan Khan, an FIR was lodged against anonymous vehicle driver under sections 304 A (causing death by negligence), 338 (causing grievous hurt to any person by doing any act so rashly or negligently as to endanger human life) and 279 (rash driving on a public way) of the IPC.”Source: Times of India