New Delhi, Sep 13: Anuj Aditya, 25, the victim of the BMW hit and run case succumbed to his injuries on Saturday, Sep 13. Aditya was riding his motorcycle, when he was hit by the car driven by Utsav Bhasin, 19, on Wednesday, Sep 10 in Lajpat Nagar area in New Delhi. He was admitted to AIIMS trauma centre after undergoing serious injuries. His family has said that they will fight for justice however long time it may take.
Aditya and his close friend, Marikant Thakur, 29, the injured, were brought to the AIIMS on Thursday, Sep 11 after the speeding BMW knocked down their motorcycle near the Moolchand flyover in South Delhi around 3 am.
Bhasin was on the wheels when his car allegedly hit the men on motorcycle in the early hours on Thursday, Sep 11, a senior police official said. A case of rash and negligent driving was registered against him. Bhasin was arrested from the Kashmiri Gate area of Delhi and has been taken to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences for tests.
Utsav, whose father N K Bhasin had hired a chauffeur for his son because he did not trust his driving, has told police he was out on a 'long drive' after dinner at 24/7, an upscale restaurant in Greater Kailash. While family members said he had left with sister Sakshi, 16, the police said a girlfriend was in the car with Utsav when he crashed into the motorcycle.
Marikant Thakur, a TV channel employee, received minor injuries but so far has not been able to identify Bhasin.