A milk vendor was killed on the spot and his friend, who was riding pillion, was injured when their motorcycle collided with a truck on Tank Bund Road in Begur in Electronic City here on Thursday. The police identified the dead man as Lohith, a resident of Chikka Begur. The police said that Lohith and Basava were on their way to deliver milk when the accident took place killing Lohith on the spot and injuring Basava.


The house of a city-based advocate was burgled and miscreants made away with valuables worth Rs. 2.5 lakh in Soladevanahalli here on Thursday. C.S. Shivakumar in his complaint, said that when they came back from work on Thursday they found that the front door was locked from inside. Suspecting that something was amiss, they went behind the house only to find the exhaust fan of the kitchen broken and miscreants had entered the house through the ventilator.