TCS techie killed by TSRTC bus in Hyderabad

Hyderabad: An employee of Tata Consultancy Service (TCS) Sohini Saxena was killed when an TSRTC bus at Banjara hills R.no 12, ran over her.The fatal accident occurred on Tuesday afternoon, around 1. 30 PM. The lady suffered grave head injuries and died on the spot.

Thirty-three year-old Sohini Saxena was returning home from a night shift,when a TSRTC bus no 127K ( Kondapur to Koti) driven by a private driver hired by the government hit her vehicle. The lady commuting on a Honda Active was near the divider, when the driver tried to over take her but ended up killing her.

According to Banjara Hills Police, The front tyre of the bus ran over her resulting in her death.
Brake failure could be the reason, cops said. The young employee was found profusely bleeding, lying dead on an uneven patchy road. The bus belongs to Barkatpura Depot.

Shockingly, the driver did not stop the bus knowing that he had hit the lady. Angry passengers pelted stones at the bus forcing him to stop, the driver has been taken to Banjara Hills police station. The passengers of the bus and eye-witnesses complained against the driver for reckless driving. The driver  Sreedhar has been booked under 304  A (Punishment for culpable homicide not amounting to murder)  of IPC. The body of Sohini has been shifted to Osmania General Hospital for postmortem. The lady’s husband Vineeth Kumar Mathur , an  ICICI Bank manager  is in a state of shock.  

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The driver is not a regular TSRTC employee, as he was hired by the government following the TSRTC strike. He has been driving the bus since 15 days. 

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Anurag Mallick

A sports enthusiast, Anurag Mallick is currently working with Newsmeter as a reporter. He is a mass communication graduate from Loyola Academy. He is also a budding presenter and loves talking in front of the camera. His future aim is to discuss cricket professionally. He has earlier interned with a YouTube Channel, "Hind ki Pukaar" where he spoke on various topics infront of the camera. He has also interned with "WrytIn", a content writing platform, where he wrote articles on sports & entertainment. "Lights, Camera, Cricket" is what sums him up. He also loves playing cricket and other sports like Badminton & Volleyball.

7 comments on "TCS techie killed by TSRTC bus in Hyderabad"

  • It’s really disheartening, the lady was following all rules and that bastard driver hit her from back, he should be charged for murder. May her soul rest in peace.

  • Bcuz of these private drivers many ppl lost their lives….but still govt is not taking any action don’t know Y…..however they won’t travel in the RTC ….this mi8 be the reason 👿👿👿👿👿👿👿👿👿👿

  • Before investigation itself, POLICE is Alsace Guarding Driver by saying “COULD BE BREAK FAILURE”….WOW…..
    HOW these Honest policemen do a FORECASTING of Problem , are they Fortune readers……

  • Before investigation itself, POLICE is Alsace Guarding Driver by saying “COULD BE BREAK FAILURE”….WOW…..
    HOW these Honest policemen do a FORECASTING of Problem , are they Fortune readers….awesome…

  • Buses are any over load vehicles killing every people day by day, coz of they dont fallow rules and regulation speed limits , they are the YAMA S , driving two wheeler is becoming extremely dangerous thees days without helmet even more . RIP.

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