Driver killed in mishap

Driver killed in mishap

The deceased has been identified as Chandra Shetty. The lorry driver has fled the spot. A case has been registered.

2 held for house theft

The police arrested Rajesh Acharya and Reshma Hegde on charges of house theft at Inna. Padubidri police arrested two persons in connection with the theft of a house at Inna Kurkilabettu and seized gold, on Friday.

According to police, the arrested are Rajesh Acharya of Indiranagara and Reshma Hegde of Kunjibettu. The police have seized gold jewellery worth Rs 3 lakh, Omni car and weapons from them.

It may be recalled that the theft took place on May 1 during day time when the family members had been to attend a religious programme.  

Reshma is the wife of Jithendra of Sri Rama Sene.

Pillion rider killed

A pillion rider was killed when an autorickshaw rammed at a two-wheeler at Kukkaje Cross in Naravi on Thursday.

The deceased has been identified as Keshava (27) of Kuthlur. A case has been registered.