Hunsur: Five persons were injured when a car belonging to former Hunsur MLA H.P. Manjunath toppled near Mallinathapura on Mysuru-Hunsur Road yesterday.
The injured included H.P. Manjunath’s daughter Manasa, his niece Chinmayi, the former MLA’s brother Dr. Srinath, his (Srinath) daughter Shreya and the car driver Pradeep.
The five were travelling to Hunsur in a SUV (KA-45 N-1357) to take part in Varamahalakshmi Festival at the residence of H.P. Manjunath in Hunsur, when the accident took place.
Former MLA H.P. Manjunath, who was in Hunsur, rushed to the spot soon after hearing news of the accident.
The jurisdictional Bilikere Police have registered a case in this regard.