August 03, 2019 9:08 pm
The victim was identified as K M Basheer (35), bureau chief of Siraj, who died on the spot after his bike got sandwiched between Venkataraman’s car and a roadside wall. The incident took place just a few meters away from the Museum police station in the city.
August 04, 2019 12:17 pm
Initially, police did not subject IAS officer Sriram Venkataraman and his friend to medical examination. Instead, they arranged a taxi and sent the woman home.