Port Blair, Feb 11: On 07/02/18 at around 5.00 pm information was received at PS Pahargaon regarding arrival of a brought-dead patient at GB Pant Hospital.
A team led by SI Someshwar of PS Pahargaon immediately reached GB Pant where the deceased was identified as Kesawardin, 38 yrs, resident of Austinabad. Investigation revealed that he was found lying in a pool of the blood on road side opposite to Hemkund Showroom, Austinabad.
Suspecting a Hit & Run case three teams of Police personnel led by SI Pritam Behari, SI Jeevan and HC/1156 Babu Rao were deployed under direct supervision of Inspr. Sahil Shamsuddin, SHO Pahargaon to trace the involved vehicle. After thorough investigation, the team concluded that, rider was on a Bajaj Pulsar RS 200 alongwith a pillion rider, who hit the deceased at tremendous speed that led to dragging of the victim for almost 20 to 25 meters on road.
Later, the accused Sandeep Kumar, 21 yrs, resident of Prothrapur was arrested for the crime and the involved vehicle was seized.
Due to the strenuous efforts of police team of PS Pahargaon, the blind Hit & Run case was solved. The accused alongwith involved motorcycle were nabbed. The entire operation was directly supervised by Shri. Nishant Gupta, DySP, South Andaman.