Koppal Accident: Lying In Blood, Karnataka Teen Cried For Help. They Filmed Him Instead
BENGALURU:A teenager in Karnataka lay bleeding on the road; instead of helping him, people took photos on their phones and filmed him. For 25 minutes, Anwar Ali was offered no help. Video shows him begging for help, surrounded by his blood. One person offered him water. The 18-year-old was finally rushed to a hospital nearby, where he died.
Mr Ali was on his cycle when he was first hit and then run over by a state-run bus in Koppal, 380 km from the state capital of Bengaluru.
“No one came to his help, they were making video and clicking pictures.If someone had cared, my brother could have been saved.More then 15 to 20 minutes were wasted there,” his brother, Riaz, was quoted as saying by news agency PTI.
An unnamed eyewitness told PTI, “People at the spot were shocked and did not know how to help him as the victim was severely injured and was bleeding profusely.”