Udupi, Jan 19,2016 : A tragic road mishap near the welcome arch of Sri Durga Parameshwari Temple at Ramapura in Alevoor, has claimed the life of an young engineer on January 18, Monday.
The deceased is Dheeraj Shetty, son of Jayaram Shetty, Suma couple who are residents of Dendoor katte. The mishap occurred when the bike which Dheeraj was riding rammed against a bus near the Kukkikatte petrol bunk.
Sources said he lay bleeding on the road for nearly 45 minutes before help came him. Dheeraj who is an engineer had recently got a job in Bengaluru but fate snatched him away before he could join his first job.
Dheeraj is survived by his parents and an elder brother who is studying abroad.