Kannada actress and friend released after breaking Bangalore lockdown The accident happened in Bangalore when a vehicle carrying Kannada film star Sharmila Mandre and her friend K Lokesh Vasanth crashed.
The incident happened at midnight on Saturday. The car they were traveling in near Vasant Nagar was hit by a pillar. Both were rushed to a nearby hospital shortly after the crash. Sharmila Mandre is injured in the face. A friend of his was also injured.
They first told police that the accident happened in Jayanagar. However, it was later revealed that the accident happened in Vasant Nagar. Police suspect that they tried to smuggle the car with false information. Their luxury car has been seized by the police.
When police arrived at the scene of the crash, a man there claimed first that he had driven the car. But when the police asked him to produce the documents, he changed his statement.
It is learned that the police have booked sections 279 and 337 of the IPC for reckless and dangerous driving.