Belthangady, Dec 20, 2016: In a tragic incident a headmaster was killed as speeding bus knocked him at Guruvayankere on December 20, Tuesday.
Dinaker Hegde(48) is identified as the deceased. He worked as the Headmaster in Government school.
It is said that a speeding bus on tour contract carrying students from Kolar knocked Dinaker Hegde when he was walking along the roadside near a hotel near Gurvayankere. Dinaker was gravely injured anddied on the spot. The bus driver fled from the spot without caring the stop the bus. The local on noticing him lying dead informed the police.
A Case was registered at Beltahngady police station. Finally bus was traced near Malpe and the driver was taken to custody.