- This incident happened in sector 11 on Sunday evening
- Its CCTV footage went viral on social media
- Female arrest, later released on bail
A 79-year-old retired government official and his wife were crushed by a car in Dwarka area of western Delhi. Police gave this information on Tuesday. The incident took place on Sunday evening in sector 11 and its CCTV footage is becoming viral on social media. According to an official, Deepakshi Chaudhary, a resident of Appu Enclave in the sector, has claimed that she was thinking about something when the incident happened. She said that it was to be ascertained whether she was on a phone call.
Deputy Commissioner of Police (Dwarka) Santosh Kumar Meena said, “He (Deepakshi) crushed Anjana Arora, 62, and Shanti Swaroop Arora, 79. Both are residents of Appu Enclave. It can be seen in the video that the Baleno car hit the couple. Later a woman got out of the car, she went to the back of the car and then took out a mobile phone from the car and called someone. People passing by tried to save the couple by pushing the car. In the footage, a person can be seen lying on the back side of the vehicle. An official said that in the case
A case has been registered under sections 304A (causing death by negligence) and 279 (rash driving) of the IPC. The woman was arrested and later released on bail. According to the police, Deepakshi Chaudhary, who works in a multi-national company, was not drunk at the time of the accident. Arora was a retired government official while Anjana Arora was a housewife, police said. His son has settled abroad and reached Delhi.
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