Engineer rams car into sleeping labourers

Engineer rams car into sleeping labourers

Engineer rams car into sleeping labourers

The Mercedes that ran over two destitutes sleeping on the footpath in New Delhi. Courtesy NDTV 24/7

“The driver who was drunk has been identified as Simran Sodhi. He is a resident of Hauz Khas and was returning home with a female friend from a high profile club- F Bar at Ashoka hotel when the incident occurred at around 2 am,” a senior  police official said.

“He ran over two destitute men sleeping on the footpath. They sustained serious fractures and are now being treated at the Trauma Centre,” the official informed.

A senior police official said a medical test has confirmed that Sodhi was under the influence of alcohol. The woman who was in the car was let off after questioning, he said.