Udupi: Shashidhar Acharya (22), a resident of Ashraya colony in Jantra of Belmannu village, was killed in road mishap on Sunday.
He was riding his bike, with Rajesh in the pillion, from Kaup towards Shirva. When they reached the Kushal Shetty auditorium in Kalattur, the driver of an autorickshaw turned his vehicle towards his right to go to the auditorium,.
Since he did so without flashing the indicator nor giving a hand signal, Acharya’s bike crashed into it and got thrown on the road, He was rushed to a hospital in a critical state.
He is said to have succumbed to the injuries on the way. He was the only son of his parents and was engaged in concrete shuttering work to support them.