The 17-year-old boy was apprehended on Wednesday in connection with a road accident. The accident took place in Northwest Delhi ‘s Model Town wherein two minor sisters were killed. Furthermore, her brother and a family friend, 55-year-old, was severely injured.
Class 12 student of a private school was apprehended at his residence in Model Town, DTC colony. Boy’s father is in the hardware business.
The accused that left 2 Delhi sisters dead identified and arrested:
The offending vehicle identified as white coloured Honda was recovered from a mechanic shop. Police said that the family gave the vehicle for repair work. Also, the vehicle is registered in his uncle’s name who lives in Haryana.
The accident happened near Gurudwara Nanak Piao on GT Road on Monday. Jaspal Singh, his wife and their three children along with a friend named Milap Singh were travelling in a car to visit an acquaintance when the accident took place. They stopped at CNG station and Milap Singh along with the three children was crossing the GT road. And then the car hit after which all of them were rushed to different hospitals.
The seven-year-old girls died due to injuries during treatment at AIIMS trauma centre. Her four-year-old sister also succumbed to injuries who was admitted to Safdarjung Hospital. Further, their six-year-old brother and friend Milap Singh are still undergoing treatment.
Vijayanta Arya, Deputy Commissioner of Police( Northwest) said, “During the investigation, records of road transport authorities of both Haryana and Chandigarh were checked and the registration number of the offending vehicle was confirmed and it was ascertained that the car involved in the accident was a white-coloured Honda City.”
Police said that the case under section 279, 304A and 337 of IPC has been registered.