Sawardekar, a real estate developer and resident of Miramar, was booked for culpable homicide not amounting to murder (Section 304 IPC) and rash and negligent driving (Section 279 IPC), among others. The vehicle is registered in the name of Paresh’s wife Meghana Sawardekar, who was also in the car, along with their three children. Police said Meghana was also under the influence of alcohol.
Police said after the speeding car crashed into two bikes, the car’s direction changed and then rammed into three other cars coming in the opposite direction. Several people sustained injuries in this second crash. TNN