Puttur: June 9, 2015: A KSRTC bus conductor lost his life when he fell of the moving bus at Uppalige on Tuesday.
The deceased has been identified as Darpanna Gowda (48). The bus was plying from Konaje to Puttu. Gowda was standing near the rear entrance and lost his balance when the bus picked pace.
He sustained severe injuries and was soon rushed to Puttur hospital. He was reffered to Mangaluru hospital after the first aid treatment. But he died despite the medical attention.
Gowda was employed at Puttur unit of KSRTC since 19 years. He is survived by wife and a daugter.
A case has been registered.