Sunday, November 11, 2012

Gautam Roy of PTC Mysore died on road accident.


Goutam Roy with wife Urmila and daughter Usari.

Mysore, Nov. 10- In a tragic incident, four persons from city were drowned when the car in which they were travelling fell into a roadside open well at Kaspadi Cross in Sagar taluk of Shimoga district on Bangalore-Honavar Highway early this morning.

The deceased have been identified as Goutam Roy (43) of Postal Training Centre in Nazarbad, his wife Urmila Roy (38), daughter Usari (12) and the car driver Fairoz Khan (38). While the deceased Goutam Roy hailed from Kolkata, the car driver Fairoz hailed from city.

The mishap is said to have occurred at about 5 am when the driver lost control over the vehicle (KA 05/B 437) at Kaspadi Cross while negotiating a curve and fell into the 16 feet deep open well.

Goutam Roy and his family, who reportedly left the city at 9 pm yesterday, were on way to Goa on a holiday when the tragedy struck. The bodies of all the four deceased were shifted to Meggaon Hospital in Shimoga for post-mortem. The Sagar Rural Police have registered a case in this regard.