STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

Couple crushed to death

Published: 22nd October 2012 12:01 PM  |   Last Updated: 22nd October 2012 12:01 PM   |  A+A-

A 27-year-old marketing executive and his wife (25), who was a nurse at a private hospital in Narsingi, were crushed to death under a heavy vehicle here on Sunday.

The couple were heading to a church when the mishap occurred.

According to the police, the duo were on way to Kukatpally from Balapur to attend prayers in a church when a 10-wheeler hit their bike and they died on the spot.

The victims -- J Chinni Babu (27), and Mani Kumari (25) -- were natives of Nandyal in Kurnool district and residents of Prashanti Nagar in Balapur.

Chinni Babu was a marketing executive in a reputed fertiliser firm.

“Around 4.30 a.m. on Sunday, the couple reached Mozamjahi market on their bike when the heavy vehicle hit the bike,” said Afzulgunj sub inspector D Ram Prasad.

The vehicle driver who noticed the accident fled from the place abandoning the vehicle.

After being alerted by locals, police rushed to the spot and sent the bodies for postmortem. Police registered a case against the driver under section 304 (A) (negligence) of IPC and investigation is on.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp