Blueline knocks down two in south DelhiJune 8th, 2008 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 8 (IANS) A 28-year-old motorcycle rider was crushed to death and the pillion rider suffered grievous injuries when a speeding Blueline bus knocked them down in south Delhi, the police said Sunday. The bus, plying on route no. M-13 between Tara Apartments and New Delhi Railway Station, hit their motorcycle on Ravi Das Road near Kalkaji Sunday evening.
Prashish Raut, a resident of West Bengal, died on the spot, while Mithun, 18, was admitted to the Trauma Centre of the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), where his condition was described to be serious.
The police said the two were roommates and were living in a rented accommodation in the Govindpuri area. Raut worked at a jewellery shop.
“The bus has been impounded and search is on for the bus driver,” said a police official.