Erode: A 53-year-old school karate teacher lost his life tragically while giving chase to a chain snatcher near Gobichettipalayam yesterday.
A media report said that the thief had entered Chandran’s house and snatched his wife’s gold chain while she was asleep. Chandran chased the man on his two-wheeler. However, he lost control of his vehicle and had a fatal fall. He succumbed to his injuries. The thief escaped with the chain in the meantime.