Hyderabad: A drunk girl rammed her car into two vehicles at Banjara Hills on Monday night. One person suffered minor injuries in the mishap. The girl, T. Prashamsa, a BBA student, was found to have consumed alcohol excessively when police checked her with a breath analyser. A resident of Somajiguda, Prashamsa and her friend, who is also a girl, were returning home from Jubilee Hills in her car.
"She could not control her car and the vehicle went out of control at Prasad Laboratory on Road Number 2. The car sped ahead and rammed into another car, and then a cab which was moving ahead," a police official from Banjara Hills said. The cab driver suffered minor injuries in the mishap.
After receiving information, police rushed to the spot and took the girls to the police station. When police checked Prasamsha with a breath analyser, the Blood Alcohol Content (BAC) was recorded as 160 mg, which is more than double the permitted level. Police officials said that both the girls were returning after attending a party at their friend's place in Somajiguda. The cops seized the car on the spot.
Based on a complaint by the cab driver, the police booked a case against the girl under Section 279 of IPC and Section 185 of the Motor Vehicles Act and the Indian Penal Code. The case is being investigated, Banjara Hills inspector K. Srinivas said.