23-year-old youth run over by BMTC bus

23-year-old youth run over by BMTC bus

Submitted by Subeditor on Wed, 2016-02-10 20:48 Bengaluru: A 23-year-old youth was run over by BMTC bus on Bannerghatta Road in front of Gopalan Mall as he got down from a moving private transport bus he was travelling in on Tuesday.The deceased has been identified as Riyaz Khan, a resident of Tilak Nagar and an employee of a private firm.The police said the incident occurred around 3pm in front of Gopalan Mall near the BMTC bus stop. A preliminary investigation revealed that the deceased got into a quarrel with the conductor of the private transport bus he was travelling in.According to the police, Riyaz got down from the moving bus and was immediately run over by a BMTC bus coming from behind. Riyaz was rushed to nearby private hospital, but he succumbed to his injuries around 4.20pm on Tuesday. The Mico Layout traffic police have taken up the case and further investigations are on.