Television actress Sakshi Parikh witnessed an accident today
(August 2). Her SUV hit five people, killing one and leaving four
others injured. The accident took place in Kandivali area of
Mumbai. Sakshi has been taken into police custody.
A source confirms that Sakshi was driving the vehicle at a very
high speed. Since she was unable to control the speed, her car ran
into a different lane where it hit a car, a motorcycle and an auto
rickshaw. Her SUV hit the other vehicles so hard that the man
driving motorcycle died on spot and the others have been admitted
to the Bhagwati Hospital.
There is no confirmation on whether Sakshi was drunk at the time
she was driving or not. The Police have begun investigating the
This is not the first time actors have shown their recklessness
in public. The previous such incident was from the Bollywood actor
Salman Khan and the case will soon be coming into court again.
The latest update in this issue is that the Police has said she
is not an actress, but a housewife. It is said that she might have
been under the impression that she would be let off if she said she
was an actress.
We have to wait a little while longer to get confirmation