Speedy Auto Claims Child’s Life At Baranagar


Kolkata: Chaos broke out at Baranagar after a one-and-a-half year old child died after falling from a speeding auto. The incident took place on Tuesday at Baranagar’s Tobin Road.

Soon after the incident, chaos broke out as the family members started protesting
with the budy. The police later rushed to the spot and brought the situation under control. They have sent the body for post-mortem.

According to the deceased’s mother, she boarded the auto from Tobin Road. The accident occurred near Noapara Bibeknagar crossing. The auto was moving at high speed which caused the child to get accidentally dropped from his mother’s arms. He
was immediately mowed down by the auto.

The auto stopped after travelling some distance. The child’s mother along with other passengers ran to the spot. The locals also gathered.

According to the mother, the auto driver fled after the incident.