A 17-year-old student was run over by a speeding Blueline bus in Northeast Delhi this morning, triggering protests by locals.

According to police, Aditya Jain, a Class IX student, was hit by the Seemapuri-Fatehpuri route bus in Usmanpur at around 8 am when he was on his way to school. Police said Aditya died on the spot.

The victim was a student of the Sarvodaya Bal Vidyalya School at Mori Gate. Enraged by the incident, residents took to the streets and held protests at the site.

A case of negligence and rash driving has been registered against the driver.

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