Nawanshahr (Pb), Oct 27 (PTI) Punjab Congress MLA Sushil Rinku escaped with minor injuries when the car he was travelling in got hit by a tractor on Tuesday, police said. The accident took place at Daulatpur Chowk near Jadla on Nawanshahr-Chandigarh road, when the legislator was going from Jalandhar to Chandigarh at around noon. The car got hit by a paddy-laden tractor-trolley which was taking a turn towards Jadla, police said. Rinku, a legislator from Jalandhar (West), suffered minor injuries and is under treatment at a private hospital here, they said. His gunman and the car driver have been hospitalised too.
The MLAs cook was was in the vehicle as well but escaped unhurt, they said. PTI COR SUN RHL