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Sand mafia attempts to eliminate RI by running him over by dumper in Odisha

4/03/2021 at 9:40 PM

Jaleswar, Mar 4: A Revenue Inspector (RI) working in Balsore district sustained critical injuries after being run over by a dumper during his attempt to prevent the vehicle transporting sand illegally.

The RI identified as Dillip Chand has been admitted to a private hospital in Jaleswar. As per reports, Chand along with a team of revenue employees were conducting inspection of vehicles near Ambolia to prevent illegal sand smuggling when they tried to stop the dumper.

The driver of the dumper, however, tried to run over him. The vehicle ran over the foot of the RI and later managed to flee away. Police have started an investigation into the incident.

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