Violence after truck hits man


Kolkata: Residents of the Diamond Harbour area of Kolkata turned violent on Wednesday morning after a truck hit a man. The man, identified as Kalipada Purkait died on the spot.

The incident occurred in Gurudasnagar area near Diamond Harbour railway station. The driver lost control of the vehicle and it hit the man.

After police reached the spot, the local residents gheraoed the police team and protested. They obstructed the police from taking away the body and also obstructed Diamond Harbour railway station.