A 70-year-old guy died after being allegedly crushed for consuming water from a handpump in Bihar’s Vaishali on Saturday.
The incident came about in Salempur village within the Vaishali district the place the person was once crushed up allegedly through the house owners of the handpump that he used with out their permission.
Ramesh Saini, son of the sufferer, instructed ANI, “My father had gone to get grass for the cattle. He felt thirsty and went to a handpump for water. Angry over drinking water without their permission, a man and his father thrashed him. Later, he died. We had no animosity with them.”
“He was beaten up by some people belonging to the same caste and died in the early morning of November 6,” stated Sub-Divisional Police Officer Raghav Dayal.
The investigation is underway.
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