In a shocking case of insensitivity and apathy, a man was left to die on the streets after being hit by a speeding tempo on 10 August, in Delhi's Subhash Nagar.
According to the CCTV footage released, the speeding tempo rammed into the victim after which, the driver of the tempo walked up to him, then checked his tempo and just drove off.
According to reports, the victim, identified as Matibool, lay in a pool of blood for over an hour while pedestrians just went about their business. What was even more shocking was that a person was seen approaching the victim, giving an impression that he might help but instead, the man picked up the mobile phone off the victim and sauntered off.
Matibool was taken to the hospital by a team of policemen who arrived there after over 90 minutes. However, he was declared dead in the hospital due to excessive bleeding, NDTV reported.
"Very inhuman hit and run case. A security guard was hit by a tempo and fell on the side of the road, the driver fled from the spot," Deependra Pathak, Joint Commissioner of Police told ANI.
The police are now making efforts to nab the tempo driver tempo and the man who robbed the victim.