Pupils damage bus, rough up conductor

Pupils damage bus, rough up conductor

The broken glass of a CTU bus that was damaged by students in Sector 27, Chandigarh, on Thursday. Tribune photo: Nitin Mittal

Tribune News Service

Chandigarh, January 23

High drama was witnessed at Sector 27 when a few schools students manhandled a CTU bus conductor and smashed the glass of the bus and escaped from the spot.

Bus driver Maninder Singh said students of a government school boarded the bus near the Sector 19/27 light point. Soon after boarding the bus, the students started creating a ruckus. When the bus conductor, Ratesh Kumar, objected, the students manhandled him following which the driver stopped the bus near the Sector27/28 light point.

The students got down from the bus and smashed its glass before fleeing. The police were informed, who visited the spot. A complaint was submitted at the Sector 26 police station and an investigation has been initiated.

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