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Updated on: Wednesday, May 29, 2019, 03:58 AM IST

Bhopal: Man accused in mowing two falls in police net

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Bhopal: The man accused of crushing a couple to death in a car accident on November 11 was arrested on Wednesday from Sagar. The accused, Vishwendra Singh Chandel, 22, had fled soon after the accident. Driving his car, Chandel had mowed vendor Hazarilal Mehra, 50 and his wife Vimla Mehra, 45, near Kaliyasot.

The couple was pulling their handcart when a speeding car coming from the opposite side hit them. The couple died on the spot, while the car sped away. There were three persons in the car at the time of accident. Police had seized the car and launched a search to nab the culprits. Chandel has been booked under Sections 279 and 304 A of the IPC.

It is yet to be ascertained if the was drunk. The other occupants in the car including Prasoon Pandey and Samiksha Gaur were quizzed by the police. SHO Chunabhatti Bharat Singh Thakur said that the two other occupants have revealed that the car was driven by Chandel and they ran from the spot out of fear.

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Published on: Thursday, December 20, 2018, 11:00 AM IST
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