Indian Test cricketer Ajinkya Rahane’s father, Madhukar Baburao Rahane, was on Friday involved in a car accident when the vehicle he was driving hit a woman who succumbed to her injuries at a hospital.
According to reports in the local media, Kolhapur Police has arrested Madhukar and questioned him.
Madhukar Rahane (54) has been booked for negligent driving. It is unclear who was driving the car at the time of the accident. Rahane’s family, including his mother and sister, were on their way to Konkan for a vacation.
The victim, Kamble, was taken to the nearest hospital after the incident, but she succumbed to her injuries. A case was registered at the Kagal police station under sections 304 (a) [causing death by negligence], 289 (negligent conduct), 337, 338 (Causing grievous hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others) of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) and the Motor Vehicles Act.