Hyderabad: Police have arrested a 22-year-old car driver, Shaik Jahir, for his involvement in a road accident that resulted in the death of a person. The accused hit a two-wheeler in Qutubullapur on May 29, after which a case was filed against him.
Cyberabad police said in a press release on Tuesday that Jahir was accused of culpable homicide during the fatal road accident that took place on the afternoon of May 29, near the WIN Palace function hall in Gajularamaram Road in Qutbullapur Mandal in Medchal district.
Shaik Jahir drove his car recklessly in the opposite direction and hit a motorcycle from the front. As a result, 21-year-old rider Shaik Rizwan, who sustained injuries, and his 40-year-old mother and pillow rider Nazima Begum died.
A first intelligence report (FIR) was registered with the Jeedimetla Police Station in terms of section 304 (II) (culpable homicide which does not amount to murder) and section 196 of the MV Act. As a result, the accused car driver was arrested on September 27 near the bus stop Om Janda, colony Suraram, in Quthbullapur in Karnataka and arrested for 14 days.
Rash and reckless driving in opposite directions were the biggest cause of road accidents and road deaths in Cyberabad. That is why the Cyberabad traffic police are appealing to the public to think about this and drive carefully while taking road safety into account.
Source: The Siasat Daily