Kolkata: In an unfortunate accident, a man was mowed down by a train at Dum Dum cantonment station on Thursday.
As per report, the incident happened when the deceased was crossing line number 3 which was not operating for a long time. However, the Barasat Local due to unknown reasons arrived on the line and mowed Subhendu Dey to death.
Agitated by the incident, local people thrashed the loco pilot and staged a blockade. Police arrived on the spot and rescued the loco pilot in after assurance, the locals withdrew the blockade.