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By: Hareesh Kumar Hejmady
Accident victim Prabhakar Acharya succumbs to injuries
Padubidri, April 25th, 2016: Sri Ram Finance;s national head, Prabhakar Acharya (44) from Padubidri Beedu area, succumbed to his injuries on Monday morning, from an accident that had taken place on April 16th.
On Saturday morning (April 16th) near Suzlon main gate, a Zest car at high speed collided with a Maruti Swift car while trying to overtake it at the S-shaped steep turn. Thereafter it collided head on with the Maruti Omin being driven by Mr. Acharya. He was hospitalised, with critical injuries on his face, head, left hand and left leg. As the impact was on the driver's side, nearby people from Kanchinadka had a tough time to take him out from his seat. He was first taken to Srinivas hospital in Mukka and thereafter to a private hospital in Mangalore.
He had undergone a heart surgery around 8 months back and he had returned from Bangalore just one day before the accident. He was returning from Palimar mutt on the Omni car bought for his brother. He was married just 5 years ago.
He is survived by his wife, three-year-old daughter, mother, 3 sisters and a brother.
Officials from Sri Ram finance, family members, wellwishers, friends and Vishwakarma commkunity leaders attended his funeral held on Monday evening.