Kolkata: Situation became tense at Kolkata’s Beleghata area on Sunday after a speeding truck mowed a six year old child named Priyanshu Sonkar to death. The incident sparked furious protest from the locals who staged a road blockade and demanded action.
The locals also gheraod local Trinamool councilor and demanded explanation that why the trucks were meant to ply on night have been allowed on the road violating rules.
Police rushed to the spot soon after the incident was reported and allegedly lathicharge on the protesters. The killer truck has not yet been apprehended.