Sullia: Causing death of girl student – School bus driver sentenced to one year in prison

Daijiworld Media Network – Sullia (MS)

Sullia, Mar 25: The court here sentenced a school bus driver, who caused the death of a girl student in 2018 due to negligent driving, to one year in prison.

Dhananjaya is the person who is convicted by the court.

On February 12, 2018, due to Dhananjaya’s negligence, Agneya Balu, girl student of KVG IPS School fell under the wheels of the bus at Biliyaru near Aranthodu in the taluk.

Agneya Balu

The court pronounced Dhananjaya as guilty and sentenced him to one year in prison and slapped a fine of Rs 5000. If the convict fails to pay a fine, then he has to undergo an additional prison sentence of one month.

Second accused Dinesh was acquitted by the court.








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  • Rajesh B Shetty, Udupi

    Sun, Mar 26 2023

    After one year that murderer will be free to take more innocent precious lives. Moreover his dl should be cancelled permanently.

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  • Jackson, Mangalore

    Sat, Mar 25 2023

    For defamation two year imprisonment and for for death due to negligence one year... Sad state of law and order in our country... No value for life... hence we see so many accidents happening everyday... Nobody is scared of law and order

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  • Shivaraj, Sullia/KSA

    Sat, Mar 25 2023

    Only 1 year jail for snatching away a young life? Unfortunate cute little soul will you forgive system??

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  • Mahesh, Udupi

    Sat, Mar 25 2023

    Life of a innocent child is so cheap only 1 year imprisonment what a judical system.

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