MLC and Chairman of Expert Committee on Preventing Sexual Violence against Women and Children, V S Ugrappa escaped unhurt after the car he was travelling in met with an accident near Kiranguru Circle in the taluk on Thursday.
Ugrappa, who was touring Mysuru district on Thursday, was on his way to Cheluvamba Hospital in Mysuru from Bengaluru when the mishap occurred near Srirangapatna. The front portion of his official car, bearing registration KA-05, GA 0786, was damaged.
According to police, a Maruti Omni van coming from K R Pet side rammed against the government vehicle. Despite the van being damaged due to the impact, the driver managed to escape with the vehicle.