The pedestrian who was injured in a street accident involving Bollywood actor Rajat Bedi”s automobile in suburban Andheri died throughout remedy, police mentioned on Wednesday. Following the demise of the injured sufferer on Tuesday late evening, D N Nagar police have added part 304-A (Inflicting demise by negligence) of the Indian Penal Code within the FIR registered in opposition to the actor, an official mentioned.
The actor is just not but arrested, he mentioned.
“The accident sufferer Rajesh Baudh, a labourer, was declared useless within the Cooper Hospital the place he was being handled for the final two days,” the official mentioned.
The incident occurred on Monday night close to a temple in Andheri when the actor was on his method dwelling, based on police.
The pedestrian, who was in an inebriated situation, all of a sudden got here into the center of the street and bought hit by the actor”s automobile earlier than the latter may apply brakes.
The actor took the injured individual to the close by Cooper Hospital after which went to D N Nagar police station the place he knowledgeable in regards to the incident to on-duty police officer, police had mentioned.
Police had registered a case in opposition to the actor underneath Indian Penal Code sections 279 (rash driving) and 338 (inflicting grievous damage by act endangering life or private security of others).
Bedi has acted in a number of movies, together with Hrithik Roshan-starrer “Koi…Mil Gaya”, and “Accomplice”, which featured Salman Khan.