JAMMU, Jan 4: A youth was killed after he was hit by a Mahindra vehicle in Channi area of city outskirts.
According to a police spokesman, a Mahindra vehicle bearing registration number JK02BN-7877 tonight hit a scooty bearing registration number JK02BC-9107 from behind in Channi area. He said that the scooty rider identified as Ashok Singh (25-30) son of Dhani Ram, resident of Kishtwar, got serious injuries in the mishap.
However, the driver of the Mahindra vehicle put the injured youth in his vehicle on the pretext of shifting him to hospital but when he noticed that the youth has died; he allegedly threw him in Bus Stand area. Meanwhile, some passersby spotted the body and informed the Bus Stand police, who reached the spot and shifted it to mortuary room of Government Medical College and Hospital, Jammu.
Both Channi and Bus stand police had taken cognizance of the matter but no arrest could be made in this gruesome incident, when the last reports came in.