A flower vendor was killed after he was knocked down and run over by a BEST bus in Borivli (West) on Thursday. The incident occurred at around 9.40pm near the Borivli vegetable market. Police arrested the bus driver Vijayraj Tiwari (51) from the spot of incident. Tiwari was produced before the Borivli Metropolitan Magistrate Court and has been released on bail on Friday.
The locals, according to the Borivli police, said the victim Sahil Khan (34) was crossing the road when the speeding bus knocked him and ran over him. "Tiwari has been booked under the Indian Penal Code sections for culpable homicide not amounting to murder, rash and negligent driving," said the police.