Mangaluru: In a tragic road mishap a 23-year-old woman died on the spot after a bus ran over her at Nanthur here on March 23.
The deceased has been identified as Joyline Monis (23), a resident of Jayashree Gate, she was the daughter of John A Monis, Editor of Dirvem Konkani Magazine. Joyline was a Lecturer in St Agnes College Bendur.
According to police at around 8:30 am, route number 15, was going towards Panambur. Joyline Monis was on her way to St Agnes College and was the pillion rider on the two-wheeler at the time of the mishap.
The road being one-way was closed for traffic moving from Nanthur to Kadri as the road construction work in progress. Police sources said that after so many warnings and road signs, vehicles are moving on the road even though it is a one way.
Joyline’s sister Jackline was riding the two-wheeler, she lost control and both fell on the road, luckily Jackline fell on the other side of the road while Joyline fell in the middle of the road where the bus ran over her head, killing her on the spot.
A case has been registered in Kadri traffic police station.
The Funeral Cortege leaves residence, Jayashree Gate on March 24, at 9.30 am to Holy Cross Church Kulshekar followed by Prayer Service at 10am.
For more details contact: John Monis +91 9448109966