SAMBA, Jan 8: Two persons were injured, when the Alto car they were travelling in was hit by a bovines carrying Mahindra vehicle, here tonight.
As per police sources, a Mahindra vehicle carrying bovine animals hit an Alto car coming from opposite direction near Rahiya, here.
In the accident, two persons travelling in the Alto car received injuries and were rushed to hospital, where they were undergoing treatment, when reports last came in.
As the news of accident spread, people assembled and intercepted the Mahindra vehicle. People rescued 6 bovine animals and later damaged the vehicle. People demanded installation of more check points so as to stop bovines smuggling.
After getting information, police team rushed to the spot and pacified the protesters assuring them that strict action will be taken against culprits.
On the assurance, the protesters dispersed.
A case in this regard has been registered at Samba police station and manhunt has been launched to nab the bovine smugglers.