Barabanki. The BJP Mandal President died on the spot after being crushed by an unknown dumper. Due to which there is chaos in the house. He was cremated on Wednesday morning after post-mortem.
An unknown dumper hit him in front of the Freedom Fighter Gate near Raja Bazar, Barabanki Haidergarh Marg of Zaidpur police station area, due to which he died on the spot. There was chaos in the house on the news of the death. His last rites were performed in his native village on Wednesday. During this a large number of people were present.
Lok Sabha MP Upendra Singh Rawat, Block Chief Ravi Rawat, District President of Kisan Morcha Ashutosh Awasthi, District President of Bhartiya Kisan Union Anupam Verma, Principal Representative Rocky Verma were present to offer condolences.
In the Satrikh police station area, illegal mining is being done by the mining mafia with the nexus of revenue and police and the dumpers are running fearlessly on the road. But the police do not take action on them. So far, more than half a dozen dumpers have been crushed to death in the area. Sohan Lal, a resident of Chhedanagar village of Satrikh police station area, was crushed to death by a dumper engaged in illegal mining about seven years ago.
Parameshwar Gautam, a resident of Dadra village, has been crushed to death by a tractor trolley engaged in illegal mining, while a girl student has died after being crushed by a dumper engaged in illegal mining in Jata Barauli of Satrikh police station area. While many people have been injured so far due to the dumper. On Tuesday night, half a dozen people, including BJP Mandal President Arun Kumar Verma, were crushed to death by a dumper.