Mumbai: A clash broke out between auto-rickshaw drivers and bikers in Mumbai’s Malad area during which four auto-rickshaws and three bikes were set ablaze on Thursday night. The auto drivers claim that the bikers took over their parking space and threatened them of burning their vehicles.
The clash over the issue ensued after which the incident took place. One of the auto-rickshaw driver said, “Four rickshaws along with three bikes have been burnt. The people who park their bikes in our parking threatened of killing us and burning our vehicles.” The fire was later doused.
FIR has been registered against unidentified persons under IPC section 435 (mischief by fire or explosive substance with intent to cause damage).