Man hit by train at Rajiv Chowk metro station, dies

0

A 34-year-old man today died after he was hit by a train at the busy Rajiv Chowk Metro Station in central Delhi.

The incident was reported about 8:40 AM at the station located in posh Connaught Place area.

Also Read:  Hassle-free connectivity to Old Delhi with ''Heritage line''

The victim, identified as Amit Talwar (34), was standing at the edge of a platform at the station when the train bound for Jahangirpuri hit him following which he fell on the tracks.

Also Read:  Delhi Metro: 400 cases of jaywalking on tracks this year, 88 suicide bids

“He died on the spot,” a senior official said.

He was rushed to the hospital at the Lady Hardinge Medical College nearby where doctors declared him “brought dead”.

Talwar was a resident of Saket area in south Delhi and police has registered a case in this connection.

Also Read:  मेट्रो की टनल में बड़ा हादसा, काम कर रहे लोगों पर गिरा स्लैब

Officials said metro services were disrupted for a few minutes.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here