MLC and GITAM University director MVVS Murthy was killed in Alaska road accident along with three others around 3 pm on Tuesday after the car they were travelling in collided with a truck. Another person who was also in the car has sustained serious injuries and is undergoing treatment at a hospital
It is learned Murthy met with a car accident along with four others on board while he was on his way to see wildlife safari in Alaska. He had been to the USA to attend GITAM alumnus function in California.
He had served as an MP in 1991 and 1992.
The other deceased have been identified as Basava Punnaiah, Veeramachineni Sivaramakrishna and VBR Chowdary.