Drunk motorist rams into wall of minister’s houseMay 14th, 2009 - 10:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 14 (IANS) Driving allegedly under the influence of alcohol, a man rammed his luxurious car into the wall of a cabinet minister’s house after hitting and injuring a motorcyclist here, police said Thursday.
Police arrested Vinay Sikka and impounded his vehicle Wednesday while he was trying to flee in his Skoda car.
Sikka, a resident of Malviya Nagar in south Delhi, was with his girlfriend and “was drunk when arrested”, a police officer said.
The incident took place at Chanakyapuri area at around 10.30 p.m. Wednesday.
“Varun was driving his car at a high speed. He first hit a motorcycle due to which the motorcyclist, Hemant Kumar, fractured his leg,” the police officer added.
“Varun did not stop and fled away. Near Janpath area, he rammed (the car) into a wall of a minister’s house.”
The injured motorcyclist was taken to a hospital.