Vasco lad perishes in Margao accident


esh Prabhakar Bhandari, a 26-year-old resident of Headland, Sada, Vasco, died after being run over by a PWD tanker near the Rajendra Prasad stadium, Margao, on Thursday morning.
Police sources said that Bhandari, who was proceeding from Ravanfond on a motorcycle, was attempting to overtake the PWD tanker in front of him. However, he aborted the attempt on noticing an oncoming motorcycle but failed to steer clear of the tanker's path. The bike came under the rear wheels of the tanker and Bhandari died instantly.
Margao police have detained the driver of the tanker, Domingo Fernandes, for interrogations. [TOI]