Dhanalakshmi (66), a physically challenged woman belonging to Nallatchiarkuppam in Periyanguppam village, who came to CMC Hospital in Vellore, was fatally knocked down by a Katpadi-bound private bus on Monday.

She was crossing the road at the Palace Café bus stop when the accident took place.

M. Sowriappan (40), bus driver belonging to K. Kattuppadi village near Kaniyambadi, was arrested and remanded to custody.

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