Tarn Taran: Driver, conductor attacked for not halting bus at village
Tarn Taran, Might 12
Disturbed over not stopping the bus at Shahabpur village, miscreants armed with sticks, baseball bats launched an assault on the bus of Punjab Roadways, Patti, on the Tarn Taran-Patti Street close to Shahabpur-Piddi village on Thursday.
The bus (PB-02, AG-4537) which left for Chandigarh from Patti at 6.20 am reached close to Shahabpur village, didn’t cease, which irked the villagers. Armed with sticks and baseball bats, some miscreants began following the bus and once they reached Rasulpur, they overtook on order to launch an assault. The driving force noticed them and by some means utilized emergency brakes to avert any untoward incident, wherein bus passengers obtained minor accidents.
The miscreants began attacking the bus and the motive force by some means took it in the direction of the Raspulpur canal, the place a police naka is normally arrange, however the cops have been nowhere to be seen.
Driver Jaswinderpal Singh and conductor Harpal Singh have been injured and the money bag of the conductor containing Rs 1,100 and his cell additionally bought misplaced within the milieu.
The roadways workers held a protest on the street that resulted in blockade. The police led by Inspector Gurcharan Singh, SHO, native sadar police, reached and guaranteed protesters that motion could be taken in opposition to the miscreants. The workers lifted the protest after which the visitors was restored.
The police mentioned a case below related sections was registered in opposition to the accused. Three miscreants have been recognized as Pleased, Surinder Singh Shinda Fauji and Suba Singh of Shahabpur whereas different associates have been but to be recognized.