A Zomato meals supply man was killed in Delhi after his bike was allegedly hit by a drunk police constable’s automobile. The constable has been arrested, stated police.
The incident is from yesterday evening within the Budh Vihar space of Rohini.
The sufferer, Salil Tripathi, was the one incomes member of his household. His father died final 12 months through the lethal second Covid wave.
“A Zomato supply govt died after a police constable, who was driving a automobile allegedly below alcohol affect hit his bike in Budh Vihar, Rohini on Saturday. The sufferer was the lone bread earner of his household. His father died of Covid. The constable has been arrested,” a Delhi Police official assertion stated.
The corporate has prolonged all potential assist to the lifeless man’s household, stated Zomato’s spokesperson.
“On the evening of January 8 in Budh Vihar space, a automobile hit a DTC bus and a motorcycle rider. This automobile was being pushed by Delhi Police constable Mahendra whose posting was in Rohini North police station. Prima facie, it seems to be like Mahendra was very drunk,” stated police.
The eyewitnesses current on the spot had made a video of the constable on the time of the accident, wherein he’s seen very drunk, it added.
The constable was handed over to the police by the folks current there.