Engineer killed in accident

Engineer killed in accident

Dilip Kumar Reddy, 23, a resident of Varthur and a private company employee, was killed in a road accident near Trinity Circle on Thursday morning.

According to the police, at around 5.50 am, he had left home for his office in JC Road. Passersby noticed him lying in a pool of blood near Trinity Circle and informed the police. The police rushed to the spot and shifted him to Bowring Hospital, where he succumbed to injuries.

Rowdy attacked

A rowdy-sheeter, who was recently released from jail, was attacked by some men in Chinnappa Garden under KG Halli police limits on Thursday morning.

According to police, Palani, 40, a resident of Old Bagalur Layout, was on his way to drop his son to a school around 9.30 am when five to six people assaulted him with lethal weapons. Passersby informed the police and shifted him to a nearby hospital.

Palani has been involved in several murders, attempt to murders, dacoity and other cases. He was booked under Goonda Act and was recently released from jail. The attackers tried to kill him but they could not execute the act as people gathered at the spot, police said.