Mumbai: The pedestrian who was injured in a street accident involving Bollywood actor Rajat Bedi’s car in suburban Andheri died throughout therapy, police mentioned on Wednesday.
Following the death of the injured sufferer on Tuesday late evening, D N Nagar police have added part 304-A (Causing death by negligence) of the Indian Penal Code in the FIR registered towards the actor, an official mentioned.
The actor isn’t but arrested, he mentioned.
“The accident victim Rajesh Baudh, a labourer, was declared dead in the Cooper Hospital where he was being treated for the last two days,” the official mentioned.
The incident occurred on Monday night close to a temple in Andheri when the actor was on his means residence, in accordance with police.
The pedestrian, who was in an inebriated situation, immediately got here into the center of the street and acquired hit by the actor’s car earlier than the latter may apply brakes.
The actor took the injured particular person 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 an on-duty police officer, police had mentioned.
Police had registered a case towards the actor beneath 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 “Partner”, which featured Salman Khan.