Police said, “The truck rammed into the greenhorn near his house while taking a turn. Suddenly, the driver lost the control over the truck and rammed into Arif who was playing in the courtyard”.

After the accident, locals shifted Arif lying with pool of blood at a local hospital. But it did not work out. On reaching information, Police also rushed to the spot and managed to calm down the tensed situation. The driver, however, managed to flee from the spot. Police seized the offended vehicle and started investigation. “Efforts are on to nab the accused driver”, according to an information. A case has been registered. Grief engulfed the area.

Meanwhile, the body of a 60-year-old businessman- Sukhlal Das from Nabin Palli, with a wound on the back of his head, was found near a rivulet at Berimura under Lefunga Police Station this morning.

The deceased’s family members identified the body and alleged that he had been murdered. Police have registered an unnatural death case. “Sukhlal left the house a day back”, Police said. The locals informed Police on the recovery of the body. “We contacted the Police and identified the body”, said kin of the deceased. Police said the post-mortem report would shed light on the nature of injuries on the body.