Two students were killed in separate accidents in Kolar district on Wednesday.
A 14-year-old boy was fatally knocked down by a Karnataka State Road Transport Corporation (KSRTC) bus at Doddur, under BEML Nagar police limits, at Kolar Gold Fields.
The police gave his name as Manoj, an eighth standard student of the Government High School. He was on his way to the school on his bicycle when the bus knocked him down, killing him on the spot, the police said. The bus driver, Shivashankar, has been arrested.
A 14-year-old boy who had gone to swim in a tank drowned in Bangarpet taluk. The police gave his name as Sridhar, an eighth standard student of NTGM School.