All residents of Rabupura town in Greater Noida, Sajid, Raqib and Ashid met with a fatal road accident today, according to police. They were killed after a speeding dumper hits an authorickshaw they were travelling on in NSC society in Kasna at around 6 am.
The driver Naresh was also killed in the road accident, said police adding they died on the spot.
“Four persons have been killed and two others injured in the accident today. Bodies have been sent for post-mortem,” Kasna SHO Dhananjay Mishra said. According to reports emanating from the locality they were going to were going to the wholesale vegetable market in Noida Phase-2.
District Magistrate N P Singh said an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh each to the next of kin of the deceased has been announced by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav, who also expressed grief over the incident.
This accident has happened a few days after another negligent road accident in Okhla’s Abul Fazal Enclave. In this accident a woman was killed after rogue biker hit her in AFE. It is understood that the accident took place when the woman was crossing the road after getting down from an e-rickshaw. A bike coming from other side hit her hard that she slumped on road divider with her head being hit hard. She was rushed to a local hospital where doctors declared her brought dead.