Three days after he was hit by an unidentified motorcyclist,a 45-year-old police constable posted with the V P Road Police succumbed to injuries on Sunday .
The deceased,Mahesh Sarangale,was found lying near the Haji Kasam Chawl in Currey Road on Thursday. He was rushed to KEM Hospital. The incident took place around 10:40 pm on Thursday when Sarangale was returning home from work.
Senior police inspector Sunil Jain of Kalachowkie Police said a case under Indian Penal Code Sections 304A (causing death by negligence) and 279 (rash and negligent driving) has been registered against the unidentified motorist The suspect is yet to be identified. A probe is on.