In a tragic road mishap, a Goa MLA’s car allegedly hit a bike killing the biker on the spot near Airport around 40kms from the state capital Panaji.
MLA Subhash Pahl Desai was in the car at the time of the incident but he was not on the wheel.
According to police source, the youth who was killed in the incident was identified as 28-year-old Sunil Rathod. The incident happened when the Desai’s car was heading towards the airport.
Another person, who riding pillion got injured in the accident and was admitted to Goa Medical College and Hospital, where his condition was said to be critical, police said.
The Lawmaker Desai said he would do everything possible to help the family.
“I had a flight to Kerala and I was going towards the airport, when a motorcycle came in between and my driver swerved to the left,” Mr Desai said. “Even in that circumstance he came under my car.”