Kota, July 24: A person died after being hit by a lorry near a rice mill in Manoor, Kota on Wednesday, July 23.
Sanjeev Mogaveer (45), resident of Halavalli, Koteshwar, was riding back from his wife’s house at Kundapur, via Kota. A goods lorry plying from Kundapur to Udupi rammed into his cycle and he died on the spot.
Locals expressed their angst against the slow pace work of the construction of the National Higway which is believed to be the reason for the accident.
Sanjeev is survived by wife and two daughters.
The police arrived at the spot and a case has been registered at Kota police station.