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Rash driving: Bus driver convicted in Mangaluru


MANGALURU: The IIIrd JMFC Court convicted a bus driver for rash and negligence riding, which killed an individual and injured any other, here on Saturday.

The incident came about on May five, 2013, when sufferers Prajwal as rider and Deepak as pillion have been moving in opposition to Tharetota from Kadri in a motorbike. Around 7.30pm, after they reached Tharetota cross, a rushing town bus driven by way of Lathish Kumar, coming from Nanthur junction hit their motorbike and duo have been thrown at the street.


While Prajwal received multiple fractures on legs and other places, Deepak received severe injuries as he was pinned under bus wheel. They have been rushed to within reach non-public medical institution, alternatively, Deepak, who did not reply to remedy and died day after today. Deepak was running at lab in Balmatta.


A case was registered at Mangaluru East Traffic Police Station. Mohan Kumar B, assistant public prosecutor stated that in response to the investigation, witnesses, it was found that bus driver found in charge of crime under IPC 279, 338, 304(A) and R and R Rule 2. Judge Manjunath R has pronounced the judgement.


He was given simple imprisonment of six months and high quality of Rs five,000.


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