Bank Manager's Speeding Car Kills Two Inside Apartment Complex

Published: 10th February 2016 07:36 PM  |   Last Updated: 10th February 2016 11:53 PM   |  A+A-


CHENNAI: A bank manager's poor driving skills proved fatal for two persons after the speeding vehicle rammed into a group talking on the driveway of an apartment complex in Kottivakkam on East Coast Road on Tuesday evening.

Of the five injured in the freak accident, two had died. One of the victims, Abdul Rahim (44), was dragged for a distance of 50 meters and thrown off after the vehicle came to a halt hitting the gate of Sri Subhodhaya apartments.

The driver of the car, Venkatesan, manager of Valmiki Nagar branch of Bank of Maharashtra, which is also housed in the same apartment complex, was arrested by the Thiruvanmyur police and remanded in judicial custody.
The deceased were identified as Abdul Rahim, head of a security services company who had recently taken over the security contract and a resident N.K.Pyare Lal (62).

Three others, S.Vasudevan (63), Brindeshwar and Nalini Srinivasan (60) suffered grievous injuries.

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