Indore : Following a collision between a mini-truck and an SUV, four youths beat up the truck driver along with his deaf and dumb cleaner and later kidnapped the cleaner. The incident occurred on Sunday night in Khatiwala Tank area. Police have registered a case and are investigating.
According to the police, Baba Yadav of Talawali Chanda was driving his mini-truck engaged in distributing milks on Sunday night. His deaf and dumb cleaner Pappu Singh was also with him.
Yadav said four youths were driving an SUV sans number plate ahead of them and were partying in the vehicle. As they reached Vikas Rekha Complex, the youths slammed brakes suddenly in the middle of road. Unable to stop in time, Yadav’s truck hit the SUV from behind.
The four youths demanded money for repair of damages and when no money was found on the duo, they damaged the truck and beat up both Yadav and Pappu Singh. Later they forced Pappu Singh into their vehicle with intent to demand money for his return but dropped him at a short distance from the accident spot.
Meanwhile, Yadav called up the police, which reached the spot. While the police team was making their preliminary investigation, Pappu arrived on the scene. The police then took the duo to the police station and recorded their statements. Based on the complaint filed by Yadav, the police registered cases against unknown accused and are investigating further.