A 27-year-old girl travelling in an autorickshaw died when she fell off the automobile whereas attempting to retrieve her cell phone which was snatched by two bike-borne males in Thane, close to Mumbai, the police stated on Thursday.
The incident passed off on Wednesday night time and the 2 accused had been arrested Thursday, they stated.
The police, in an official launch, stated the girl, who labored at a spa in a mall, was returning dwelling alongside along with her pal in an autorickshaw round 8:00 pm.
When the autorickshaw was on the freeway, two males on a motorcycle got here close to the automobile and snatched her telephone away, the police stated.
The lady made an try to get again the cellular by leaning out of the automobile, however misplaced steadiness and fell on the street and sustained extreme head accidents, they stated.
She was rushed to a civic hospital the place docs declared her lifeless on arrival, the discharge stated.
Primarily based on a criticism by the sufferer’s co-traveller, the police registered an criticism and tracked the 2 down and arrested them, the discharge stated.
One of many accused was recognized as Alkesh Parvez Momin Ansari (20), whereas the opposite one is eighteen years previous.