Mangaluru: In tragic incident, a 7-year-old boy was run over by a train while he was crossing the track at Mahakalipadpu on Saturday. Hafil (7), son of Anwar resident of Mahakalipadpu is the deceased.
Hafil was on his way back home from shop when the accident occurred. He was run over an Express train coming from Mangaluru to Kerala while he was crossing the track. His body was dragged to a distance of 75mtrs from the spot and cut into pieces.
Even though people have been warned not to cross railway tracks, people hardly care.