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IAF engineer dies on M’luru Central platform

IAF engineer dies on M’luru Central platform

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Mangaluru, Mar 26, 2016: According to Government Railway Police, K.K. Manoj Kumar (33), a native of Kanhangad, arrived at the railway station around 7.15 a.m. to catch the train to his home town.

manoj kumarThe  33-year-old technician from the Indian Air Force fell down and  died at the Mangaluru Central Railway Station on March 25, Friday.

He is said to have  purchased a ticket at 7.30 a.m. and proceeded to the overbridge connecting platform nos. 1 and 2. He was carrying a heavy suitcase with him.

The police said  Kumar collapsed just two steps before reaching platform No. 2. Onlookers and railway police rushed and immediately called the 108 ambulance.

The medical personnel came to the platform and found him dead.  The police said  Kumar was returning to his home town following a short break from duty in Nasik.  He leaves behind his parents, his wife Nalini and a two-year-old son.

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Suhan Mani, Kanangad Sat, March-26-2016, 12:50
Don’t the Central railway have a team of Doctors in the station in case of emergency? The unfortunate accident. may lord give strength to the family to overcome this unrecoverable loss.RIP
Jameela Banu, West Bengal Sat, March-26-2016, 12:44
Oh god save the people from such unpredictable incidents . The man is graceful and innocent by looks. Sorry for the family and the child who lost a member of the family
AKhilesh Tiwari, Mumbai Sat, March-26-2016, 12:10
A sad news after a long time he was on his journey to meet his family and accidentally fell off the steps. a heart filled condolence to his family . Rest in Peace Manoj
Rakesh PJ, Bantwal Fri, March-25-2016, 11:52
A tragic incident. We need just a reason to die .We cannot deny his call. RIP
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