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Man dies as tractor overturns; protesting locals set check post ablaze

Press Trust of India  |  Dholpur 

A tractor-trolley driver was today killed after his vehicle overturned in the district today.

After the accident, which occured at Rajakheda road, locals set a police check post on fire alleging that the victim Bhairo Singh Gurjar (34) lost control over the tractor after a tried to hit him with a stick to stop the vehicle.

Police said the accused driver tried to flee on seeing police at the outpost and lost control over the tractor.

Circle Officer Satish Yadav said the body had been shifted to a mortuary for post-mortem.

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First Published: Tue, March 27 2018. 16:30 IST