A policeman riding home after a night shift was knocked off his motorcycle in a tragic hit and run which left him dying in the middle of the road.
Numerous car drivers and scooter riders failed to stop or call the emergency services to help the critically injured 56-year-old traffic officer.
Mr N Lakshman was just 200m from home when he was hit by a car which speed off from the scene near Kapra in Hyderabad, India.
A neighbour finally saw him lying in the road and quickly rushed him to hospital, but he could not be saved.
His family agreed to donate the long-serving cop's liver and kidneys.