A magistrate probe into the Amritsar train tragedy that left over 60 dead on Dussehra evening, has given a clean-chit to Punjab Local Bodies Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu and his wife Navjot Kaur, a report in The Indian Express said.
The inquiry, however, indicted the son of a Congress councillor who had organised the celebration close to the tracks when a speeding train crushed over 60 people on late Dussehra evening. The report also held Amritsar district administration, municipal corporation, local police and railway staff responsible for the horrific tragedy.
Reacting to the report, Navjot Kaur said, “If I am called to attend an event and an incident takes place there, then how am I responsible for it? These are attempts to malign the name of Sidhu family.” Read More
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