The proprietor of Atul Bakery in Surat, Atul Vekariya, surrendered earlier than Surat police Wednesday in reference to an alleged hit-and-run case.
Vekariya who was out on bail, was absconding after sections of culpable murder not amounting to homicide and drunken driving have been charged towards him.
Vekariya allegedly had knocked down one Urvashi Chaudhary (29) along with his SUV close to J H Ambani Faculty in Umra space on March 26 evening. The lady was declared useless on arrival by an area hospital. Vekariya, who tried to flee from the spot, was caught by native folks.
Umra police had registered an offence underneath IPC sections 279, 337, 338, 304(a) towards the accused,and later he was launched on bail.
A medical examination later discovered Vekariya was inebriated. On the idea of medical examination report and first investigation, Umra police had added IPC Part 304 (culpable murder not amounting to homicide) and Motor Car Act Part 185 (driving by a drunken individual) towards the bakery proprietor after taking approval from Surat district court docket.
The police have been looking out of Atul Vekariya, and carried out search operations at his kinfolk’ place and in addition maintained watch at his home in Surat metropolis.
On Wednesday afternoon, Atul Vekariya, reached Umra police station and surrendered himself. The police carried out Speedy Antigen Take a look at on him at New Civil Hospital and he was discovered optimistic. Later RT-PCR check was additionally carried out on him.
Deputy Commissioner of Police Vidhi Chaudhary mentioned, “After the RT-PCR check report comes, we are going to arrest him if he’s discovered damaging. If the report is optimistic, we are going to wait until he will get absolutely handled. He shall be underneath police commentary in the course of the remedy. ”