One arrested for mowing down Zepto driver in Dwarka

Representational image.

Representational image.

Days after a 19-year-old Zepto delivery rider was killed in a hit-and-run incident in Dwarka, the police have arrested a person and seized his vehicle.

A senior police officer said the deceased, 19-year-old Karan Raju, died on May 18 when he was hit by a vehicle after completing a delivery.

The accused has been identified as Sudhakar Yadav, a resident of Sector 18 in Dwarka. He was driving a Tata Nexon. 

The police said that there was no CCTV footage nor any technical clue available for the police. “The only clue was a broken part of a bumper of the offending vehicle,” said DCP (Dwarka) Shankar Chaudhary.

Earlier, Zepto had said that they are helping the family with an immediate financial aid of ₹10 lakh and an insurance grant of ₹8 lakh.

Our code of editorial values

  1. Comments will be moderated by The Hindu editorial team.
  2. Comments that are abusive, personal, incendiary or irrelevant cannot be published.
  3. Please write complete sentences. Do not type comments in all capital letters, or in all lower case letters, or using abbreviated text. (example: u cannot substitute for you, d is not 'the', n is not 'and').
  4. We may remove hyperlinks within comments.
  5. Please use a genuine email ID and provide your name, to avoid rejection.

Printable version | May 24, 2022 2:42:44 am |