Scared of Someone With Knife Behind, She Jumped Off a Running Auto to Save Her Life

The Logical Indian

July 30th, 2015 / 7:09 PM

It happened yesterday near Jayadeva Circle. I was heading in an Auto towards BTM, while passing the under bridge it felt like someone was behind the back seat of the auto. Light from oncoming vehicles made a metallic kind of flash behind me which made me sure that someone is ducking in the rear space behind the seat and he is holding something in his hand. I tried my best not to make any quick movements so that I can come up with something to help me escape. At the left turn opposite to Gopalan Mall traffic was moving slow because of rush hour and heavy rain. I took the opportunity to jump out of the auto and hit a car coming from behind as he wouldn’t be suspecting me to. This made people go Honking and grabbed enough attention to the scene. The car was at a minimal speed so I was not hurt. There was a Traffic Police Officer over there who came running as well. I pointed towards the auto which was still stuck in traffic. The policeman took the auto driver out and when I told him he checked behind the back seat and there was a boy holding a knife in his hand. I was startled with fear. He started hitting both of them and then another policeman over there took me to a different auto, checked it first and then asked me to go in it. I was scared and said I’ll walk but he convinced me that I was safe. I then came home.

I am still amazed and scared at the same time. I did not get a chance to thank them at the very moment. So, here is a Big THANK YOU! Bengaluru Traffic Police

Date of incident: 20th July, 2015
Time: 08:00 PM
Location: Jayadeva Circle


Contributors

Edited by :

Share your thoughts..

Related Stories

Delhi: Traffic Policeman Continues To Do His Duty Even Under Heavy Rain, Wins Hearts All Over

Woman Auto Driver

My Story: I Was One Of The First Women Auto Drivers In Thane, People Used To Stare At Me. Their Stares Used To Make Me Uncomfortable

My Story: This Is My Way Of Expressing Gratitude To All Those Single Mothers For Giving Their Children A Better Life

My Story: We Need More Police Like Him Who Really Make Us Feel Safe & Do Their Duty Promptly

[Watch] A Ride Worth Having In Chennai: Wifi, Tablet, TV, Mini Library – All In An Auto

Video: My Auto-Rickshaw Doesn’t Run By Meter But By Heart

Latest on The Logical Indian

News

Maharashtra Businessman Allegedly Took Rs 5,400 Crore Loan In The Name Of Farmers

News

AAP Government Files Case Against Delhi Golf Club For Illegally Cutting Over 100 Trees

Awareness

Now Only Pay For Electricity That You Consume; UP Govt Allows Flat Owners Individual Power Connections

My Social Responsibility

For Those Who Have No One, This 31-Yr-Old From Hyderabad Performs Their ‘Last Rites’

Sponsored

Now Address Insurance Related Queries Without Leaving Your Favourite Social Media Platform

Sponsored

Enabling Village – A Community Space To Enable Persons With Disabilities Lead A Dignified Life

x

Stories that deserve attention, delivered to your inbox!

Handpicked, newsworthy stories which deserve the attention of a rational generation.