Influential biker and campaigner against suicide and depression, Sana Iqbal, died today in a car accident near Hyderabad. Sana was widely known for her 38,000 km cross-country solo bike ride around India to spread awareness against depression and suicide. The 30-year old biker along with her husband, Abdul Nadeem, met with a car accident earlier today on the outskirts of Hyderabad. Also Read: First Bajaj Dominar 400 crash leaves a hole on the engine crank case Also Read - Karnataka Man Celebrates House Warming Ceremony With Late Wife's Silicon Wax Statue, Emotional Twitter Says 'This Is True Love'
Sana Iqbal dies in car accident in Hyderabad
The husband-wife duo was travelling to Tolichowki near Narsingi on the Outer Ring Road when their car rammed into a median. According to reports, Abdul Nadeem was driving the car, a Fiat Punto, when he lost control of the car and rammed the car into an electric pole after hitting a media at around 4 am near Army Public School. While Sana died on the spot due to severe injuries to her head, her husband Abdul Nadeem survived the crash with injuries to his ribs and is undergoing treatment. Read More: Honda Grazia 125cc Scooter: India Price, Launch Date, Images, Specs, Mileage, Features Also Read - Such a Miracle! Narrow Escape For Biker As Bolero Rams into Speeding JCB | Watch Jaw-Dropping Video
Police have registered a case under IPC 304 A (causing death by negligence) and IPC 337 (causing hurt by act endangering life). Sanas body has been sent for post mortem to Osmania General Hospital. Police are yet to know the cause of the accident and the case is being investigated if the car was over speeding. Sana Iqbal was well known amongst the Indian biking community for having covered various long-distance bike rides. She also gave motivational speeches at various Indian colleges to spread awareness against suicide and depression. Read More: Actor R. Madhavan gets himself a brand new Indian Roadmaster this Diwali Also Read - 7 People, Including 5 of a Family, Dead in a Car Accident in Uttarakhand’s Tehri Garhwal
Senior Inspector Sudheer Kumar from Narsingi said, The incident occurred in the wee hours of Tuesday at 4 am. The accident took place in the road between Kali Mandir and Langer Houz. Nadeem, her husband who was driving the car (Fiat Punto) rammed into an electric pole. We dont know if the accident was due to over-speeding, since there were no witnesses. She died on the spot, while her husband had two broken ribs.