An FIR has been filed against actor Rajat Bedi after the 51-year-old actor allegedly hit a Mumbai local with his car on Monday evening. The injured victim, Rajesh Doot, according to reports, is in critical condition and currently admitted to Mumbai’s Cooper Hospital.
According to a statement to TOI by DCP Sangramsinh Nishandar, a case was to be registered against Bedi. “The actor immediately rushed the pedestrian to Cooper hospital and after getting him admitted, returned to the DN Nagar police station and narrated the incident. The injured person is unconscious. A case of a traffic accident will be registered,” he said. “The incident occurred at 6.30 pm when my husband was returning from work and he was drunk. Actor Rajat Bedi, who was driving his car, hit my husband when he was crossing the road. He fell down, sustaining injuries to the back of his head,” Rajesh’s wife, Babita Doot had said in an interview. “At the hospital, Bedi told us that my husband suddenly came in front of the car. He assured us of help and said that both he and his driver Suresh were there at the hospital. But after some time, he said he was leaving briefly, but never came back,” she added.