Woman falls from bus, dies
A 57-year-old woman died of injuries after she accidentally fell from a bus at Kundaim on Sunday evening.
According to Ponda police, Devidas Gaude Kundaikar of Mauzowada-Kundaim complained that the driver of a passenger bus set the bus in motion while passengers were alighting from the vehicle at Dhakanem-Marcaim on November 18.
As a result, Chandravati Gaude fell down from the open door and was seriously injured in the mishap. The bus driver fled from the spot along with the vehicle without giving medical aid to the victim. Gaude later succumbed to injuries while undergoing treatment at GMC hospital at Bambolim. Ponda Police has registered a case of negligence against the bus driver and the conductor. [H]