A 45-year-old man was killed and two others were injured when a Toyota Innova crashed into their tractor in the early hours of Saturday near Chikkajala on the Bangalore-Hyderabad Road. The deceased has been identified as Doddanna,a farm hand from Sonnappanahalli. Srinivas and Venkataramanappa have been injured. The police the accident occurred as the three tried to turn left at the Meenugunte Hosur Gate. Venkataramanappa was driving the tractor,while Doddanna and Srinivas were sitting behind him. Both fell off and the Innova ran over on Doddanna. Car driver Obedulla has been arrested.
Drunken youths damage six cars
Six cars and a motorcycle were damaged by vandals on a rampage at Venkata Ranga Puram in Vyalikaval early Saturday morning. The police suspect involvement of drunken youths in the area. The matter came to light when owners of the vehicles came out of their houses hearing noise.
Mason held for raping minor
A 26-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the rape of a three-year-old girl in HBR Layout in Hennur Friday. On the basis of a complaint lodged by parents of the victim that she was taken to an isolated spot near their residence in HBR layout by the suspect,Biswas Berman,the Hennur police apprehended the mason from his house Saturday. The police claimed Biswas,a native of Kolkata,was arrested on the basis of a statement given by the minor girl that indicated sexual assault. They are waiting for his medical examination report.