Daijiworld Media Network – Mangaluru (EP)
Mangaluru, Dec 7: Koragappa Salian (65), a resident of Balike Mane, Adyar was knocked down by a speeding car in front of Adyar Sahyadri college in the evening on December 4.
He was the proprietor of Santhosh Hair dressers situated in front of Adyar garden. He was crossing the road on his bicycle when the speeding Swift car approaching from B C Road hit him. He was thrown far in the impact and suffered critical injuries on his head. He was rushed to the hospital but he died without responding to treatment.
He was a Kabaddi player and had indulged in gymnastics at a young age. He has left behind his wife and three sons. A case in this connection is registered at Mangaluru south traffic police station against car driver, Belthangady resident Mohammed Ashiq.