PANAJI: A constable and an Indian Reserve Battalion (IRB) jawan died after being hit by way of a automotive at a police checkpost in Seraulim village of South Goa, an authentic mentioned on Sunday.
The coincidence happened in a while after Saturday nighttime, following which the driving force of the auto used to be detained, he mentioned.
“Round 12.15 am, when the constable, the IRB jawan and a house guard had been on ‘nakabandi’ responsibility at Seraulim village in Colva police station jurisdiction, the rushing automotive hit them,” the authentic mentioned.
The deceased had been known as constable Shailesh Gaonkar of Goa police and Vishwas Deykar of the IRB, police mentioned, including that the latter died whilst being shifted to a health center.
The house guard escaped unharmed within the incident, they mentioned.
Consistent with police, the driving force of the auto has been taken into custody and is being interrogated.