Published On : Mon, Jan 9th, 2017

City lawyer Prateek Ravka dies in car mishap in Nainital


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Adv Prateek Ravka, son of eminent lawyer Mahavir Jain (Ravka), died in car accident in Nainital in Uttarakhand on Sunday night. Two other advocates travelling in the car and driver are injured seriously. The accident reportedly occurred due to heavy fog engulfing the hill city.

The last rites of Prateek Ravka will be performed in the city on Tuesday, it is learnt.

According to reports reaching here, Adv Prateek Ravka, along with two other lawyer friends and the driver, was travelling in the car from Delhi to Rampur on Sunday. They had some work in a court the next day. However, due to heavy fog, the car driver could not see the diversion board on a bridge in Nainital. As a result the car met with the accident killing Adv Prateek (25) on the spot. Two other lawyers and the driver were also injured seriously, it is learnt.