A grader collides with a vehicle, injuring children.

Lonikand police arrest grader machine operator on suspicion of injuring two motorcyclists . The two youths, Omkar Atole (18) and Rahul Chavan (22) are in a critical condition .

Pune: On Friday, Lonikand police arrested a grader machine operator on suspicion of injuring two young motorcyclists while reversing it on Kesnand-Theur road on May 6.The two youths, Omkar Atole (18) and Rahul Chavan (22) are in a critical condition and are being cared for in private hospitals in Pune, according to the state public works department (PWD), but the contractor and his staff started the restoration work without taking security precautions.The youths were heading in the direction of Theur from Kesnanad village, according to senior inspector Gajanan Pawar on Saturday.The grader operator suddenly turned on the machine and hit the bike while reversing around 7.30am.