Nizamabad, Jun 28 (UNI) Tension prevailed in Nizamabad town today an irate mob tried to burn a lorry following the death of a sixth class student after he was fatally knocked down by it.
According to police the 14 year old student Md.Iliyas died on the spnt when the lorry hit him. When a furious mob tried to burnt the vehicle a police team thwarted it.
The people of the town have been demanding the officials not to allow the heavy vehicles to prevent accidents, the police said.
The situaion was now under control when the police assured them to consider their demand.
The lorry driver was taken into custody.
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