In yet another fatal accident, a 19-year-old college student was knocked down and crushed under the wheels of a speeding bus near Thazhaey Chovva railway gate in Kannur on Thursday morning.

The student, Athira, studying in SN College, was on her way to the college with her father on a bike, when the speeding bus knocked them from behind.

Athira fell and was run over by the bus, while her father was severely injured and taken to the hospital for treatment.

Meanwhile, 1000 students of the college who came to know about the accident, reached the spot and staged a sit-in protest creating a huge traffic block in the area.

Turn to ‘Aanavandi’ App to Get KSRTC info & the mobile applications available on Android & Windows store provide latest & updated time schedule of KSRTC buses. Aanavandi is the service providing by Team KSRTC Blog, An active online forum for KSRTC fans across the globe since 2008. We have launched the website and the mobile apps of the same name, aimed at popularising the services of the Kerala State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC).

The blog and app, developed a by an online collective KSRTC Blog, offer real time information on the 50,000-odd schedules the public transport company runs a day.

SOURCEThe New Indian Express