A Class IX student was killed after the lorry he was travelling in turned turtle in Manali on Thursday. Following the incident, women staged a protest. Police said Shyam, son of Rajkumar and Hemavathy, studied in a school in MGR Nagar. On Thursday, while returning home, Shyam hitch-hiked a ride in a water tanker. The lorry turned turtle in an accident.
While lorry driver Kubendran managed to escape from the vehicle, Shyam died.
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