Jaipur: The Rajasthan Police on Friday morning arrested veteran actress Hema Malini's driver after the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP's car was involved in a fatal road accident.
The police had earlier filed an FIR against the driver after the accident, which occurred near Jaipur, left a girl child dead and Hema Malini injured. The actress is currently receiving treatment for head injuries in a city hospital. The mishap occurred when the actress' Mercedes collided with an Alto car, leaving the four people travelling in the Alto car severely injured.
People crowd around the car of veteran actress and BJP MP Hema Malini after it met with an accident in Dausa on Thursday. Malini sustained injuries in the accident and was rushed to a hospital in Jaipur. Pic/PTI
"The child who has died was in the Alto, was a resident of Lal Chowk. Hema was in Mercedes. Both of the vehicles collided," said an eyewitness. "It happened in Dausa. The exact location can only be told by the employees. Now, the MP has been brought here for treatment," added a police officer.