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TV actor Siddharth rams into three cars, arrested


Mumbai : TV actor Siddharth Shukla has been arrested by Oshiwara police on Saturday evening in an accident case. Shukla was heavily speeding his BMW car when he rammed into three cars. Due to the collision, Shukla sustained minor injuries.

The accident occurred on Saturday at 5 pm near Karnataka Bank Ltd at New Link road at Oshiwara. Shukla who was at the steering, rammed into a three-feet divider due to the collision after ramming into three cars. Local residents rushed to rescue him.

Deepak Devraj, Deputy Commissioner of Police and Mumbai Police spokesperson, said, “Shukla has been booked and arrested on Saturday night. He was at the steering when he rammed into three cars. It is a case of rash driving. Shukla was not under the influence of alcohol at the time of the incident. Shukla sustained minor injuries and was rushed to Siddharth Hospital in Goregaon.”

Shukla has been arrested for rash driving or riding on a public way (Section 279), act endangering life or personal safety of others (Section 336), causing hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others (Section 337) and mischief causing damage (Section 427) of the Indian Penal Code.