Television actor Siddharth Shukla met an unfortunate accident in Mumbai’s Oshiwara. The 37- year-old actor lost control over his BMW car injuring 6-7 occupants of the other cars before hitting the three feet tall divider. Now the reports further state that the charges have been pressed against him and the actor has been arrested for the same.
The incident happened on a Saturday evening (July 21), the 37-year-old actor lost his control and his car hit the nearby Innova, the impact was so much that the Innova went on to hit a couple of more cars. Siddharth was lucky enough to not sustain any injury, however, the passengers/ drivers in the other two cars weren’t and were taken for the medical assistance as they suffered some minor injuries.
According to the Times of India, the actor has been arrested. The website further mentioned that Oshiwara police senior inspector said that they have arrested the Siddharth Shukla and booked him for endangering life, rash and negligent driving.
As reported by Hindustan Times, Shashikant Bhandare, Oshiwara, police inspector was quoted as saying “We have sent his blood samples for medical testing. Only after the results arrive will we be able to ascertain whether Shukla was under the influence of alcohol. Till now, we have not found any evidence of drink driving.
Sidharth made his TV debut in 2008. He has successful shows like Balika Vadhu, Khatron Ke Khiladi and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa to his credit. He entered Bollywood with Karan Johar’s Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya. Siddharth was last seen in Dil Se Dil Tak. He was apparently replaced from the show due to his unprofessional behaviour. In 2014, Siddharth was involved in another road accident.