One Kanwariya dead after a Tempo carrying group of Kanwariyas was rammed by another vehicle on the Saharanpur-Haridwar highway, on Thursday. Meanwhile, 13 other kanwariyas have been reported seriously injured in a road accident. Likewise, the local police reached the spot and rushed to the nearby hospital for the treatment of those seriously injured.
One of those injured said that they were headed to Haridwar from Saharanpur, when a DCM Toyoto, rammed into their vehicle near Bhagwanpur border. The collision was so hard that one of the kanwariya lost his life while he was being rushed to the hospital. The deceased kanwariya has been identified as Rajan, who belongs from Shamli district.
Meanwhile, Two others who were seriously injured- Sonu and Sachin, have been referred to the higher centre for treatment, as his injuries are not able to be rectified there. Reportedly, the driver of the DCM Toyoto fled from the spot and police has launched the hunt to nab him. Also, a case has been registered against him.