Ajinkya Rahane's Father has been arrested for running his vehicle over a 67 year old woman. The 67 year old deceased woman has been identified as Ashatai Kamble. The incident involved Madhukar's vehicle. It is, however, unclear as to who was driving the vehicle. Several people gathered at the accident spot and rushed the victim to a nearby hospital, but she died during treatment at around 7 pm yesterday, he said. Reports so far have suggested that Rahane's father driving his Hyundai i20 when the accident took place.
Kamble had got confused while crossing the road and stopped midway, following which the auto hit her, senior police inspector Audumbar Patil said.
The accident occurred near Kagal bus station in Kagal Taluka, on the Pune-Bengaluru national highway (NH 4). Rahane's Father has been taken into police custody and has been booked under sections 304A, 289, 377 and 338 of the Indian Penal Code.
According to Patil, Madhukarrao was summoned to Kagal police station and as the offence was bailable, he was asked to remain present in court with his lawyer. Rahane is presently in the Indian ODI squad that faces Sri Lanka in the three-match series which is level 1-1. "Rahane is cooperating in the investigation", he added. Rahane has played in the first two ODIs but the series is level at 1-1 and the decider will take place at Visakhapatnam on Sunday.