In another case of children accidentally falling under the wheels of school buses, a nursery student was crushed to death under the wheels of his school bus at Kohed village in Hayathnagar mandal on Friday.
The accident occurred when four year old B Rishithej was returning home from school. He was a studebt of Sankeerth Grammar High School in the locality. Rishitej was climbing the ramp to his house and accidentally slipped and fell back. At the same time the driver accelerated while removing the bus crushing the boy's head causing instant death.
Rishithej's father Chinna Beerappa is a lorry driver with the Jaal Municipality and both the parents were inconsolable after seeing the tragedy unfold right in front of their eyes.The bus driver was taken into custody and a case under Section 304A of IPC for causing death by negligence has been registered. The parents and relatives of the boy protested against the school management blaming them for death caused by negligence.