Subrahmanya: Akshata, daughter of Seetaram Poojary of Kudumbur in Kobimbala who is a student of Kukke Shri Subrahmanyeshwara College here, got thrown off a bus while trying to alight from it.
The incident took place at a placed called Haley Station in Kadaba.
The bus was full with students returning from classes. Many were standing on the footboard. The girl tried to squeeze in and got down in a hurry. As the bus was still moving, she fell on the road and was severely injured.
First she was taken to the primary health centre in Kadaba and then to a private hospital in Puttur. Her condition is said to be quite alarming.