Hosapete car accident: BJP minister's son under radar?

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Hosapete car accident: BJP minister's son under radar?

Hosapete car accident: BJP minister's son under radar?

Bhavana S   ¦    G Mohan   ¦   Feb 13, 2020 08:10:26 AM (IST)

Hosapete car accident: BJP minister\'s son under radar?-1Bengaluru: After Shantinagar MLA NA Haris son, now a BJP minister's son is in news for an accident in Hosapete in Ballari district. The gruesome mishap claimed the lives of two persons.

According to Prajavani, a leading Kannada daily, revenue minister R Ashok's son was reportedly behind the accident.

According to the police sources, on Monday, an overspeeding car hit a tea shop in Mariyammanahalli near Hosapet on National Highway 50. In this incident, two persons were killed.

The car was in such a speed that it dragged one of the victims for over 100 meters.

According to the police FIR, a youth named Rahul was behind the wheels at the time of the incident.

This car was registered in the name of a school in Kengeri.

It is now said that minister R Ashok's son was driving the car and as per Prajavani report, the accused fled the scene in another car immediately after the incident.

R Ashok is not available for immediate reaction.