A 28-year-old software professional who worked in Bengaluru fell to his death from a bridge at the Chennai airport this morning. Chaitanya Vuyuru is seen in security footage talking on the phone and trying to sit on the side of the bridge connecting the departure gates of the domestic and international terminals when he suddenly falls.
A 21-year-old cab driver, who had set himself ablaze in full public view here on Wednesday after a tiff with traffic policemen over a spot fine, succumbed to his injuries today, a senior police official said.
A sub-inspector of the Chennai traffic police has been moved out of duty after a 21-year-old cab driver attempted suicide by immolating himself on the IT Corridor after the cop allegedly hit him for not fastening his seat belt
In an acknowledgement that some candidates in RK Nagar by-elections may have outsmarted the election body, Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat told NDTV that the commission needed to take "a very comprehensive look at the whole system of preventing abuse of money" after the by-election in Chennai.