Kasaragod: In a tragic incident, a 20-year-old MBBS student lost her life after losing control of her scooter, causing it to overturn when it hit a road pothole.

The deceased student has been identified as Shivani Baliga (20), daughter of Mahesh Chandra Baliga who was the former president of Kannur Chamber of Commerce, and resided near St. Michael's School, Kannur.

Shivani was pursuing her MBBS studies at the Manipal Academy of Higher Education, Manipal. 

The tragic accident occurred on Sunday night at Pilikunje, along Chandragiri Road in Kasaragod. Shivani suffered severe injuries when her scooter plunged into the pothole. She was immediately rushed to a private hospital in Mangaluru, However, she did not respond to the treatment resulting in her tragic demise on Monday evening. 

Meanwhile, Kasaragod police have registered a case in connection with the incident and are investigating.

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New Delhi (PTI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday expressed deep concern over the attack on former US president Donald Trump, and said violence has no place in politics and democracies.

Trump's campaign said that he was “doing well” after an assassination attempt at his election rally in Pennsylvania.

Modi said on X, "Deeply concerned by the attack on my friend, former President Donald Trump. Strongly condemn the incident. Violence has no place in politics and democracies. Wish him speedy recovery."

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of the deceased, those injured and the American people, he added.

Trump was injured during his election rally when a suspected shooter fired multiple shots toward the stage from an elevated position outside of the rally venue in Butler, the US Secret Service said.