In Uttar Pradesh’s Hathras area on Saturday, a truck struck a group of Kanwar Yatris, leaving five of them dead and one seriously injured. The Kanwar Yatris were from Gwalior in Madhya Pradesh. Around 2.15 am on Saturday, the incident occurred in Sadabad PS in Hathras.
Five people were killed and one was critically injured after a truck ran over seven Kanwar devotees at Sadabad PS in Hathras at around 2.15 a.m. today, according to ADG of Agra Zone Rajeev Krishna. They and their Kanwars were travelling from Haridwar to Gwalior.
A police investigation is ongoing after a case was filed. ‘Probe is underway in the incident. We have received info about the driver, he will be nabbed soon,’ said Rajeev Krishna.