24-year-old run over by moving train

Submitted by alvin on Fri, 2016-07-01 10:50 Bengaluru: A 24-year-old youth was killed on the spot after he was run over by a train near Srirampura railway gate on Thursday evening. The deceased has been identified as Mani Maran, a resident of Ramakrishna Hegade Nagar and a BCom student in a private college. Around 4.30pm, the deceased youth was reportedly crossing the railway track near the gate but failed to notice the train coming at top speed and was run over. Passers-by informed the Byapanahalli railway police, who visited the spot and shifted the body for post-mortem. Police suspect that the deceased might have been listening to music through his earphones while crossing the track. The Byappanahalli police have taken up a case and are investigating .