ANDHRA PRADESH

Two killed in accidents

HYDERABAD, FEB. 26. Two persons have succumbed to injuries in two separate accidents in the last 24 hours.

In the first incident, a 19-year-old girl, Rekha of Balanagar, who met with an accident on February 24, succumbed to injuries on Wednesday night while undergoing treatment at a private hospital.

Rekha sustained serious injuries along with her relative, Krishna Kumar Reddy, when the motorbike in which they were travelling hit against a road-divider near IDPL Factory. A native of Daggumallapalli village in Guntur district, Rekha came on a personal work here, the Balangar police said.

A native of Badvel in Cudapah district, Venkateswarlu (55), who was injured on February 20 when the autorickshaw in which he was travelling overturned at Rampally, died on Wednesday while undergoing treatment at Gandhi Hospital. The victim came to the house of his relative, Ayyavaraiah, in Sai Baba Nagar of Kapra a week ago, the Keesara police said.