New Delhi, Dec 27 (UNI) The Delhi Police have solved the case of the October 7 Blueline accident in Badarpur, in which seven people were killed and 13 others injured, with the arrest of the owner and the contractor of the killer Blueline.
The Police last night arrested Manish Kakkar, the owner of the Blueline bus, from his house in Noida while Nawab Khan, the person who was running the bus on contract when the accident occured, was apprehended from his house in Badarpur.
Both Manish Kakkar and Nawab Khan had been absconding from their houses since the accident wherein the blueline bus operating on route number 460 ran over some bystanders at Mathura Road near the Aali Moar in the Badar Pur police station area, killing seven and leaving 13 others injured.
Upon interrogation, the accused Nawab Khan revealed that he along with the owner of the bus tampered the speed governor of the Blueline bus so that they could compete with other buses plying on the same route.
He said he had set the target of collecting Rs 3000 per day from each bus, which he was running on a contract basis.