Mangaluru: Jun 7: Renowned Bullet bike rider Syed Mohammed Salim Tangal passed away on Tuesday, June 7 at a private hospital in Thokottu. He was 31.
Salim, who had toured India and overseas countries along in Bullet bike, succumbed to the illness.
He was a member of Bulls Club of the city and toured India, Nepal, and Bhutan in 39 days and covered 12,635 km.
Salim, employed in the Gulf used to go riding whenever he visited his hometown Mangaluru.
In 2018 January, he rode the bike from Mangaluru to Mumbai in 38 hours covering 2,210 km. In the same year, he covered a 2,500 km ride to Hyderabad also.