Mumbai: 15 drunk-driving cases that made the headlines

Sep 27, 2018, 10:37 IST
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65-year-old Bollywood actor Dalip Tahil was arrested on September 24, 2108, by the Khar police after he rammed his SUV into an autorickshaw injuring the passengers in the process. According to the victims, Tahil rammed his car and immediately sped away without stopping. The two passengers who were seated in an auto-rickshaw along the driver chased Tahil's car and stopped it leading to a heated brawl the passengers and Tahil. 

According to the police officer, the senior actor was not able to walk or sit properly on a chair as he was 'heavily drunk'. Tahil was booked under section 279 (causing injury due to rash and negligent driving) and 337 (causing hurt by endangering life or personal safety of others) of IPC and section 185 (driving under the influence of alcohol) of Motor Vehicle Act. Tahil was later released on bail.

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Despite stringent driving laws implemented by the Mumbai police to check drunk driving, we often hear of driving accidents caused by drinking and driving. 65-year-old Bollywood actor Dalip Tahil was arrested on September 25, by the Khar police after he rammed his SUV into an autorickshaw injuring the passengers in the process. Tahil was allegedly in an inebriated state when he was arrested. Tahil is not the first person to be in the news for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol, there have been several other incidents of drunk driving reported in Mumbai over the years. Here's a look at drunk driving cases that made the headlines

 

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