The Hush Post: Television actor Sidharth Shukla crashed his car into three others in Lokhandwala in Mumbai. Fortunately, the occupants of the other vehicles and the actor did not receive any serious injuries. The accident took place outside Shreeji Hotel on New Link Road on Saturday evening when the actor was driving towards Lokhandwala from Oshiwara.
The police said that Shukla lost control of his BMW car and rammed into another car moving ahead of him, which then crashed into two others. Sidharth Shukla was driving his sports utility vehicle BMW X5.
Shukla (37) was booked for rash and negligent driving, causing hurt and damaging the vehicles under the Indian Penal Code and sections of the Motor Vehicles Act. He was released on bail.
The social media page of Lokhandwala Oshiwara Citizen’s Association broke the news of the accident on its Twitter handle. Speaking to a national daily, the association’s founder Dhaval Shah said, “It was quite a major accident. Sidharth was driving from Mega Mall and lost control on the way. He hit a pole and the collided with close to five cars. Since the actor was driving a luxury car, he wasn’t affected much. But the people in the other cars were injured. He apparently did not look drunk but only further investigations can prove the same.”
Sidharth has been a part of many successful TV shows like Balika Vadhu, Khatron Ke Khiladi and Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa. He was also seen his Karan Johar’s film ‘Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya’.
In 2014, Sidharth was involved in another road accident.