Bantwal: K S Mohammed Murshid (23), son of K S Mohammed of Kadeshwalya in the taluk, was critically injured and died in an electrical mishap in Bengaluru, where he was employed, on Tuesday, June 2.
After receiving religious education in Kerala for some time, he had returned home three years ago. He continued the religious education in Arladka and also pursued degree education in a college in Bantwal. Only last year, he had taken up a job in a kidswear shop in Bengaluru.
He had come home on holidays two months ago. He is said to have died of an electrical shock, the details of which incident were not immediately available.
On hearing the news, his father and family members rushed to Bengaluru. His body was brought to Kadeshwalya on Wednesday and the final rites were held in a nearby mosque the same day.