New Delhi: Two people did after they were mowed down by a speeding car in the wee hours of Sunday in New Delhi’s Rajouri Garden area. 23-year-old Devesh was driving the car in a drunken state. The incident was reported at around 4:30 AM on Sunday morning.

The incident took place at Ring Road near Rajouri’s ESI Hospital premises. According to the police, Devesh didn’t have driving licence at the time of the accident.

DCP, West District, Monika Bhardwaj told Zee News that the medical report of the accused showed that he was in a drunken state. “He doesn’t have a driving license,” she said.

At least two more people, identified as Ram Singh and Nand Ram, have reportedly injured in the incident. They were immediately rushed to the hospital. The deceased have been identified as Noora and Shukla.

The police arrested the accused and registered a case under section 304 (Punishment for culpable homicide not amounting to murder) of the Indian Penal Code.

With agency inputs