Thiruvananthapuram: A Plus Two student was killed on the spot after a speeding KSRTC bus knocked him down while standing on the footpath at Kochulloor on the NH 47 on Sunday. The deceased was identified as Sooraj Prakash, 16, a student of St. John’s Higher Secondary School, Mannanthala. A resident of D 22 quarters on the Kerala University Campus at Kariavattom, he is the elder son of P.V. Prakash, Vehicle Examiner, Kerala University, and K.V. Sreeja who is working with the Kerala University Employees Housing Cooperative Society.

– Staff Reporter