Tag: negligence

Distracted biker faces jail for death of elderly jogger

A Foodpanda deliveryman faces two weeks of jail after pleading guilty to negligence and causing the death of an elderly woman. The incident happened on 3rd June 2018 at around 8 in the evening. According to an initial report by Today, Muhammad Adli Adi (then 17)...

Series on schizophrenia 2: He saved his wife, but not his son

Part 2 of our series on schizophrenia... It was not only his son, NS man Ganesh Pillay, who suffered from schizophrenia. Magendran Reganathan’s wife is also afflicted. Now he wants his story to be heard and for people with mental illness to be treated with...

Let my brother’s death be the last, says sister of dead NS man

He used to draw for her, but not anymore. He was her first best friend, but now only his pictures remain in her room. Shalini (she did not want to give her real name) is the sister of Ganesh Pillay, the 22-year-old national serviceman who...