Indian among three killed in Qatar road accident

September 14th, 2008 - 3:22 pm ICT by IANS  

Dubai, Sep 14 (IANS) Three people, including an Indian, were killed in Qatar when the vehicle they were traveling in overturned after one of its tyres blew up.Kalladi Nadukunniyil Nasruddin, said to be in his mid-30s, was driving the vehicle when the accident took place near Al Jemaliya area in Doha Saturday.

Nasruddin, who hails from the south Indian state of Kerala, tried to control the vehicle but it overturned, killing him and the other two passengers on the spot, the Gulf Times reported. The other two victims were Nepalis, but were yet to be identified.

The three worked for a cleaning company in Doha and were on their way to work when the accident occurred.

Nasruddin is survived by his wife and two children at his hometown Koyilandy in Kerala’s Kozhikode district.

Community leaders said they were working on repatriating his body home.

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