LUCKNOW 5 youths had been put behind bars on Monday after a purported video of 20-30 children performing harmful bike stunts in entrance of Dr Bhimrao Ambedkar Park in Gomti Nagar on Republic Day went viral on social media.
The police recognized the accused with the assistance of CCTV footage and registered a case in opposition to 20 folks on the Gomti Nagar police station.
“5 of them had been arrested and their bikes seized. The kids had been recognized as Harsh Tripathi, 20, Md Faiz, 23, Golu Kashyap, 18, Mehtab Ansari, 19 and Irfan Ali, 20. They belonged to completely different areas of Lucknow,” acknowledged a police press observe.
The motion got here after the demise of 9-year-old Naimish Krishna, son of ASP Shweta Srivastava, who was killed after being hit by a rushing SUV in November 2023 whereas skating.
After the incident, a number of measures had been put in place to examine rushing on the roads, equivalent to putting in speed-breakers and barricades. The police additionally booked many individuals for crossing velocity limits.