New Delhi: Paytm founder and CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma was arrested by Delhi Police final month and later launched on bail in a case of rash driving. Sharma was allegedly driving a Jaguar Land Rover that hit the automobile of Benita Mary Jaiker, DCP (South district) in Feburary.
In line with a report by The Indian Categorical, the incident came about on February 22 and police lodged an FIR on a grievance filed by Constable Dipak Kumar, posted as driver with DCP (South) Benita Mary Jaiker.
Delhi Police spokesperson Suman Nalwa confirmed that police had “arrested Sharma, and launched him on bail”.
The report additional talked about that Constable Kumar additionally gave an announcement that stated he was posted with DCP (Jaiker) and had taken her automobile to a petroleum pump.
Constable Kumar, stated, “Constable Pradeep, an operator, was with me once we reached Mom’s Worldwide Faculty and located a site visitors jam there. I noticed a gathering of individuals dropping their youngsters (to high school). I slowed down and requested Pradeep to get right down to clear the site visitors.”
“I used to be ready when a automotive got here dashing from the facet and rammed my automobile. There was a Haryana registration code and the individual managed to drive away. Our automobile received broken and Pradeep requested me to park on the facet of the street. We knowledgeable our DCP and she or he requested me in regards to the automotive. We advised her that we had famous down the quantity, after which we lodged an FIR at Malviya Nagar police station,” he added.
The police additional contacted the transport division to trace the automotive and received to know that the automobile was registered with a Gurgaon-based firm. After contacting the corporate, police found that the automobile was given to Paytm Founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma, after which he was arrested and later launched on bail.