In a freak mishap an eight months pregnant woman was run over by a minor parking attendant at Noida’s Sector 18 market on Sunday night.
The police told NDTV that the attendant lost control over the car he was pulling a Honda car out of the parking area and rammed into the woman identified as Mansi Singhal. He was hit by the car twice. She and her husband were carrying a cake.
Noida police said the accused has been arrested and the car has been seized. The police said the attendant, who is said to be just 14, was pulling the car out of the parked slot. He reversed the car at great speed, ran over Mansi, hit her husband and two other parked cars and finally crashed into a pole.
Meanwhile, relatives of the deceased have demanded strict action against the accused. Speaking to news agency ANI, one of the relatives said the parking contractors should also be booked as giving the car to the boy was their fault. “Even walking there is not safe now when you have minors parking cars,” he said.