Family demands action against erring driver
Srinagar, Feb 5, KNT: Family of an accident victim Wednesday appealed police to initiate legal action against a doctor who according to them was not touched even after committing an accident with his private car resulting in the death of a man.
Police however, said that the doctor in question has already been arrested.
Last week, the private vehicle of a doctor hit a forest guard near railway station Nowgam. The forest guard identified as Ghulam Muhammad Bhat son of Abdul Gaffar Bhat, a resident of Kawhara Baramulla succumbed to his injuries in the hospital. The family members told Kashmir News Trust that the deceased was called by his own department to submit some documents related to tax, when the mishap occurred.
The appealed police to initiate legal action against the doctor involved in the accident. “We have registered a formal FIR in this regard,” said police official.