Mother and son returning from Mecca trip die in mishap

Mother and son returning from Mecca trip die in mishap

Submitted by Kumuda on Wed, 2016-05-18 15:33 Mangaluru: In a tragic incident, a mother and son who were returning from their Mecca trip –along with their family members – met with an accident when their vehicle hit a divider at Kassim Road, Jubail, Saudi Arabia. The deceased are Abbas (29) and his mother Khatijamma (50). Abbas’ wife Mainaz (20) and father Mohammed (60) have sustained injuries and are undergoing treatment in Kassim. They all hailed from Montepadav. It is said that Abbas was working in a construction company at Jubail and brought his family here 15 days ago to go on a pilgrimage. The family members went in two separate cars along with Malayalee friends’ family to Mecca. The incident occurred when Abbas’ car hit the divider at 2 am at Jubail. As a result, mother and the son died on the spot. Abbas is survived by two sisters and a brother. Health minister U T Khader visited the grieving family at Montepadav, near here and consoled the family.