Locals Torch Trucks In West Midnapore’s Gurguripal

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West Midnapore: Locals set 11 sand loaded trucks on fire near Gurguripal in West Bengal on Friday after one of the trucks hit and killed a bike rider. Police rushed to spot immediately after learning of the incident.

According to the locals, a loaded truck suddenly hit a biker and the biker killed on the spot. Locals immediately rushed to the spot and send him Midnapore College hospital immediately but he died on the spot. After this locals burst into anger and torched all loaded trucks.

Police immediately rushed to the spot to handle the situation. Locals protested by blocking roads demanding for traffic guards. Locals allegedly blamed that this route is the main route for sand export but there is very much lack of traffic in this area. Police launched an investigation to solve the problem.