Phagwara (Pb), Dec 29 (PTI) A 26-year-old man was run over by a train near here, police said today. Also Read - UFO Spotted in Ludhiana? Residents Claim They Saw a Shiny Unidentified Object in Sky | Watch Viral Video

The deceased was identified as Shiv Kumar of Prabhat Nagar (Ludhiana), said Government Railway Police post incharge Gurbhej Singh. Also Read - Farmers to Hold Mahapanchayat in Punjab Today in Protest Against Farm Laws

Kumar was run over by a train yesterday near village Mauli railway crossing between Phagwara-Goraya rail section. Also Read - Go Green! IRS Officer Uses Waste Plastic Bottles to Create Vertical Gardens in Ludhiana

The body, lying on the track, was noticed by the Sackhand Express train driver who informed local railway authorities, Singh said.

The body was handed over to the deceased’s family after the post-mortem examination, he added.

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