Motorcyclist dies after falling into a pit in Gujarat


RAJKOT : A motorcyclist died after falling right into a pit close to Raiya circle in Rajkot on Friday.

The accident occurred when Harsh was continuing in direction of his office.

Harsh’s father Ashwin Davda alleged that he misplaced his son as a result of “negligence” of the municipal company.

Ashwin Davda advised mediapersons that 30 to 45 minutes after Harsh left for workplace, he obtained a name by an unknown individual informing that his son had suffered damage in accident.

Ashwin Davda additional mentioned, “When I reached, I saw my son’s body lying on the road, 108 emergency ambulance doctors told me that my son died because of internal bleeding.”

An eyewitness mentioned Harsh Davda fell into the pit whereas overtaking one other car.

“Construction work is going on in the pit, iron rod frames are fixed and it was lying open, there were no barricades… had barricades been put around the pit, my son would not have died. Because of the Municipal Corporation’s negligence, I lost my son,” Ashwin Davda claimed.

Municipal commissioner Amit Arora advised mediapersons that metropolis engineers have been requested to inquire into the accident. “However, as per my knowledge, caution tapes were pasted around the pit. If any negligence on contractor’s side will be found, action will be taken against him,” Arora assured.

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