In a recent case reported from Indore, as many as nine students were injured as
villagers pelted stones at a school bus after it ran over a goat.
As per the reports, the incident took place at Qazi Palasiya village on Saturday when bus’s breaks failed and it crushed a goat to death.
After argument with the bus driver, group of angry villagers pelted stones at the bus. Aid the ruckus, nine students sustained minor injuries and were admitted to the Maharaja Yeshwantrao Hospital. They were discharged after treatment.
However, a case was registered against 13 persons for pelting stones on the bus and they have been booked under various sections of the Indian Penal Code. A further probe in the case is underway.
In another unfortunate case involving school children reported from Madhya Pradesh, eight students of a primary school were injured after a teacher lost control of his car and he rammed the car into two students. The incident happened when the children were having their mid-day meals in Seoni district.