The accidents caused by stray animals wandering aimlessly on roads are rising by the day in the absence of corrective measure. In such a terrifying accident, a stray bull on late Saturday night caused three deaths and getting serious injuries to three others. The stray bull coming in the way of family members returning from a marriage party resulted in two brothers dying at the moment whereas other breathed his last on the way to hospital.
The family members of Bathinda’ Gora Lal on late Saturday night were returning from Ratia in Haryana in a Maruti car after attended marriage of a relative that the car hit a bull on Sirsa road. The car overturned after hitting the bull and Gora Lal’ sons Bittu and Sooraj died on the spot whereas Gora Lal’ other son Deepak, daughter Poonam Rani, relatives Sher Singh and Chhota Singh got injured. The injured were taken to Mansa civil hospital and going by the serious injuries, the injured were referred to Bathinda, where Sher Singh was declared brought dead.
Assistant sub inspector Narinder Kumar said “six persons were returning from a marriage party that three persons died after the car hit a bull”. He said Kot Dharmu in Mansa police has recorded the accident report”. Mansa based NGO Sewa Bharti has demanded dumping the stray animals at local Gowshalas to save precious lives from being lost.