Hyderabad: Over-speeding of a car claimed the life of a Tollywood junior artist- Gayatri and a gardener - N Maheshwari on the night of Holi at Gachibowli area of Hyderabad.
The over-speeding car first rammed into Maheshwari who was watering the plants' outside Ella Hotel, the turned turtle resulting in serious injuries to Gayatri and her friend Rohit. While Maheshwari died on the spot, Gayathri, also a Youtuber succumbed to her injuries and was declared brought dead to the Hospital on the same night. Gayatri's friend Rohit who was behind the wheels is battling for life.
According to Additional Deputy Commissioner of Police- Cyberabad Traffic (Gachibowli) P Naveen Kumar, "Rohit, and Gayatri were on their way back from a Holi Party on Friday night when the car crash occurred. "We have collected blood samples. Cops are investigating whether the driver was under the influence of drugs and alcohol," he told NewsMeter.
"The two were over-speeding on a Ford Eco-Sport car and rammed into the gardener- N Maheswari. After which the car overturned and crashed on a footpath" he said.
He said that the incident occurred when they were going towards the IIT-Hyderabad junction falling under Cyberabad Traffic limits. A case has been registered and further investigation is currently ongoing.
Gayatri is a popular Tollywood Junior Artist and Youtuber. She is also known as Dolly D Cruze. In addition to acting in several short films, she was the lead character in the popular Telugu web series 'Madam Sir Madam Anthe'. On the other hand, Maheshwari was a native of Lankala village in Narva Mandal of Narayanpet district.