She was allegedly inebriated

Bengaluru woman allegedly inebriated arrested for killing man in hit-and-run case
news Crime Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 12:53

A woman rammed into a pedestrian late on Wednesday night, killing him on the spot, near Lalbagh Main Gate area of Bengaluru. She has been arrested.

Bengaluru DCP (West) Girish told The News Minute that Bhavatirani (26) who was allegedly inebriated, rammed into Subramani (50) near Lalbagh West Gate at around 11 pm on Wednesday. The body has been sent to Victoria Hospital for post mortem.

He said that she first rammed into other vehicles on Moodnapalya road and then hit Subramani before colliding with the gate of a house and coming to a rest. A two-wheeler belonging to the house owners has been damaged.

Subramani is a resident of Kalasipalya and worked in a tailor shop while Bhavatarini is said to be living in Rajajinagar.He is a bachelor and worked in a tailoring shop in Mavalli area. 

City Market Traffic Police have registered a case against Bhavatarini under Sections 279 and 304 of the IPC. She will be produced in court on Thursday.

A police source said that Bhavatharini was to return to UK next month. However, she might face some problem with passport clearances after this case. 

Saraswathi Srinivas a relative of the Subramani said,"My uncle was returning from work on Wednesday night when the accident happened. He is unmarried and stays in a room in Kalasipalya area. He visited us often to eat with us."

 

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