Seven killed as car barged into the rejoicing crowd in UP
Deoria: Seven persons were killed and 11 others got injured when a uncontrolled car crushed them when they were watching folk dance Pannaha village in Gauribazar area about 20 kms from Deoria district headquarters in Uttar Pradesh on late Monday night.
- The villagers were watching 'Faruahi' folk dance after a religious function.
- A car driven by a drunk person shoved into the crowd killing seven persons.
- The driver and the car were taken into custody.
- District magistrate Anita Srivastava told newztrack.com that six casulaities had been confirmed.
- Four of the deceased were identified as Dinesh Yadav(35), Paras(60), Kaushalya (45), Bhabhuti(60) while others were being unidentified.
- Six persons in serious condition had ben referred to Gorakhpur Medical College, she said.
- Liquor bottles were found in the car.
- Bodies were sent for postmortem.