10-month-old girl crushed to death as man reverses Mercedes SUV in Delhi

Sneha Shah | Jun 8, 2020 17:52

In a heart-wrenching incident, a 10-month-old girl was crushed to death on June 7 when a Mercedes SUV ran over her as the driver reversed the vehicle in Delhi’s Tilak Nagar. The incident tool place at around 3:30 pm.

The police have arrested Akhilesh (31), the driver of the car, which is owned by Jasbir Singh, who runs an elevator business.

Also read: Left jobless because of lockdown, couple sells two-and-a-half-month daughter for Rs 3,000

The infant, Radhika, was playing in the parking area outside her house when suddenly Akhilesh reversed the car without noticing her. After the incident, the girl was immediately rushed to city’s Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital (DDUH), where she was declared brought dead. The victim’s father works as a security guard.

The vehicle has been taken in possession by the police and the forensic team has been asked to inspect it.