Delhi: 18-year-old student crushed to death by bus, driver arrested

The victim was a second-year BA student at the Delhi University.

An 18-year-old student of DU was crushed to death after her scooty was hit from behind by a bus.

The incident took place on Friday morning at around 9:15 am when Kajol Mandal, a resident of Sadiq Nagar, was on her way to attend computer classes in Lajpat Nagar.

"As she neared Moolchand flyover, a bus hit her from behind. She fell and was run over by the bus; she died on the spot. Passengers overpowered the driver, Hari Lal, and handed him over to police. The bus was impounded," a police officer said.

Kajal was a second year BA student of School of Open Learning and was also pursuing a diploma in engineering.

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