Madurai

Brothers killed in road accident

In a tragic incident, two brothers were killed in a road accident when an unidentified vehicle knocked down the motorbike on which they were riding near Kottampatti on Sunday.

The police identified the deceased as P. Niyas Lukman (22), a post-graduate student and P. Ijas Mohammed, studying in Class IX in Kalimangalam.

The police said that the brothers were returning home after attending a function in Karunagalagudi.

An unidentified vehicle hit them from behind at Vanjinagaram at around 3.30 p.m. in which both were killed on the spot.

Kottampatti police have registered a case and were on the lookout for the vehicle involved in the hit-and-run case.


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