Kasargod, Mar 12, 2016: A teenager who was riding a bicycle has met a watery grave in a quarry pit at Periya near Bekal after his bicycle was reportedly hit by an unidentified vehicle.
The deceased boy is Abid (14), son of Mohammad Padappu of Kuniya Adka. He was an eighth standard student of Kuniya Government High School.
It is learnt, the mishap did not come to the notice of anyone as the quarry workers too had left home after work. Locals who later noticed Abid in the pit though rushed him to a hospital in Mangaluru, his life could not be saved.