Quepem resident dies in accident at Gulem

CANACONA: Arjun Velip (40), a resident of Barcem-Quepem,  who was riding pillion on a Splendour motorcycle, died on his way to hospital after he sustained injuries in an accident involving the motorcycle and Karnataka State Road Transport bus.

The motorcycle rider Kamlakar Velip, who sustained multiple injuries, has been shifted to Goa Medical College and Hospital (GMC), Bambolim where he is being treated.

According to the police, the motorcycle rider and the pillion rider were proceeding home and when they were in process of overtaking a car, the motorcycle collided with the Karnataka bus at Gulem-Canacona.  The police are investigating the case.