Ramanattukara: The family was delighted after having a baby. But the sad news turned everything upside down. The newborn’s grandmother was killed in a traffic accident when she was hospitalized with essentials. The late Celine V Peter is the sister of the General Secretary VP Joy.

The car Celine was driving collided with a truck on the Ramanattukara bypass on Thursday evening. She succumbed to the injuries early on Friday morning while undergoing treatment. The family and friends were shocked to learn about the incident.

Celine V Peter

Celine’s only daughter, Dr. Aneeshya Celus, had given birth to a baby girl just three days ago. Celine took care of her daughter and baby at Star Care Hospital in Kozhikode. She went to her apartment in Ramanattukara to collect essentials for the hospital on Thursday evening. However, the car had an accident on the way back.

The body was taken to Star Care Hospital for her daughter to pay final tribute. Then the body was taken to the Ramanattukara residence for public homage. Celine’s brother, chief secretary VP Joy, Kozhikode collector S Sambasiva Rao, Malappuram collector K Gopalakrishnan, and several officials and public officials paid homage.