A Noida-based man died of a heart attack on Sunday evening after an argument with a traffic policeman who wanted to check his documents. The incident took place near Sector 62, Noida. The deceased has been identified as Gaurav, a software marketing professional based in Noida. A senior police official said they came to know about the incident through media reports.
Sources said he was headed to National Highway 24 with his parents. Family members of the deceased alleged that traffic policemen hit their car with a stick to stop them. They said Gaurav objected to this and an argument ensued, in the course of which, he suffered a heart attack.
He was rushed to Fortis hospital in Sector 63, Noida. From here, he was referred to Kailash Hospital in Sector 27, where he was declared dead.
Senior superintendent of police (SSP), Gautam Budh Nagar, Vaibhav Krishna said, “the incident came to light through media reports, according to which, he died during checking by traffic police. Inquiries have revealed that the deceased was a prime facie diabetic and he died of a heart attack.”