Mangalore, Sep 21, 2011 : Sachin Shetty (27) of Kotekar Beeri died when his motorcycle was hit by a private bus belonging to his family. This happened near on the NH 66 stretch near Kallapu on Monday.
Sachin, the owner of a hardware store in Kotekar Beeri, was riding to Mangalore and the private bus was on its way to Konaje.
The bus driver was trying to avoid some potholes when the bus hit the motorbike.
Sachin died on the spot.
The Ullal police have registered a case.