A 35-year-old IT professional from Noida, died of heart attack after his car was allegedly stopped by traffic police for checking papers while the father of the deceased has complained that traffic cops misbehaved with them during the checking.
Noida Police has said that the incident took place on Sunday evening in Ghaziabad. According to sources, the man, who was a diabetic, was in his car with his elderly parents when the cops stopped him for checking near the CISF Cut.
"He died during the checking due to heart attack. As far as we have enquired there was no misconduct on the part of the police. Doctors confirmed that the deceased was diabetic. The case is in the jurisdiction of Ghaziabad and we have informed Ghaziabad police for further action", Gautam Budh Nagar SSP Vaibhav Krishna said.
"My son was driving the car while I was sitting beside him and my wife was seated on the back seat. We were wearing a seat belt, yet a traffic policeman started striking on the car with his lathi. My son stopped the car and was so shocked that he fell there only. We rushed him to the hospital but he was declared brought dead," said the father of the deceased.