Bangalore 31st August 2021: Seven people died in a road accident in the Koramangala area of Bengaluru on Tuesday morning. The Adugodi police station said  that the car got blown up in the accident.

Police said that among the dead was the son of Prakash Vai, DMK MLA from Hosur district in Tamil Nadu. The other victims were identified as Ishita, Dhanush, Akshay, Goyal and Rohit. All of them are around 20-30 years old and all of them were living at a  PG in the city.

According to the police, three people were sitting in the front seat of the crashed Audi car while there were four people in the back seat. Police said none of the passengers were wearing seat belts. 6 died on the spot and one succumbed to his injuries at St John’s Hospital in Bengaluru.

Adugodi police have registered an FIR.