In a bizarre incident, a man set ablaze a coach of Rishikesh- Delhi Passenger train in Uttarakhand‘s Haridwar on Thursday after he was apparently not issued an ID card. The accused was arrested by the police soon after.
According to the reports, the accused told police that “My ID card was not being issued, so I set the coach on fire and tore seat covers of the train.”
Commenting on the incident, Manoj Kumar Katyal, Additional SP GRP (Government Railway Police), Haridwar said, “He was miffed with the fact that his ID card was not being issued so he did these things. We are conducting further investigation to see if he has any criminal records.”
Police is conducting further investigation in the matter and finding out whether the accused has any criminal record.