Eight youngsters from Nagpur, in the early hours on Saturday, met with a horrific car accident while they were returning to their respective homes after a birthday party from Mississippi Restaurant, at Gavsi Manapur area near Wardha road. Unfortunately, one of the eight youngsters and son of an engineer who works at NMC, Yash Rahate, was declared dead after he was rushed to a hospital.
The youngsters, who have been identified as Avinash Iyyer (24), Anand Gaidhane (24), Yash Rahate (22), Ankit Tupkar (24), Harshal Thawre (24), Mohini Mahurkar (24) and Shivani Giripunje (24) and Kartik Soman (24) were all returning to their homes. Shivani is critically injured and has been undergoing treatment at Meditrina Hospital.
After receiving information about the mishap, Hingna Police during their patrolling reached the spot and helped the injured people by taking them to hospital. ASI Pramod Patil and ASI Rajesh Ghuge along with their respective teams rushed Yash Rahate to Kalpataru Hospital where he was declared dead. The police also took Shivani to the hospital as she was also badly injured. Meanwhile, the other people have sustained minor and major injuries.
The Hingna police have registered a complaint under section 279, 337, 304 (a) and 184 of the IPC.