On Wednesday morning, a 36 year old Bengaluru software engineer hits three locals and one died in Whitefield area.
The police have identified the accused as Krishnakanth, a native of Andhra Pradesh, who works in Bengaluru as a software engineer. According to reports, Krishnakanth was driving his car from Siddapura to Nallurahalli a little past midnight on Wednesday morning.
At around 1.15 am as he neared Bright Beginnings Montessori Preschool located on Nallurahalli Main Road, he lost control of the vehicle and drove into Aravind who was walking on the far left side of the road. The car then reportedly went off the course, and hit two more men, killing one of them.
Earlier police officials have stated that while Krishnakanth was speeding, there is no evidence to suggest that he was under the influence of alcohol. He has been arrested by the police for causing death by negligence, and rash driving.
While 46-year-old Shanka Das, a native of West Bengal who was working as a cook in a hotel in Siddapura is dead. Two other men’s who were injured have been identified as 23-year-old Aravind Meti, a skilled labourer, and 35-year-old Parashuram Babari, a carpenter.
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