Ajinkya Rahane's father arrested after vehicle accident in Kolhapur, gets bail

Ajinkya Rahane with his mother and father

Ajinkya Rahane with his mother and father

Kolhapur Police booked Ajinkya Rahane's father Madhukar Baburao Rahane after his auto hit a woman on Thursday.

Ajinkya Rahane with his mother and father. The incident involved Madhukar's auto. The woman, identified as Ashatai Kamble, succumbed in the hospital while battling the injuries. Reports so far have suggested that Rahane's father driving his Hyundai i20 when the accident took place.

However, who had driven the vehicle remains to be unkown. "The deceased was apparently standing on the middle of the road when Mr. Rahane, unable to swerve the auto on time, rammed into her", said a police officer.

As of now, the case has been registered at the Kohlapur Police under the IPC Act 304A, 337, 338, 279 and 184.

Reportedly, Rahane's father was travelling along with his family in a Hyundai i20 on National Highway No.4 where the vehicle had hit the woman. Madhukarrao Rahane has been booked on charges of causing hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others, causing grievous hurt by act endangering life or personal safety of others and causing death by negligence, he said.

Rahane is presently with the rest of the Indian cricket team which is involved in a 3-match ODI series against Sri Lanka.

Rahane was summoned to the Police Station on Friday where is cooperated with the Police in the investigation. With the series locked at 1-1, the third and final ODI will be played in Visakhapatnam on Sunday.

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