Mumbai: Television actor Ronit Roy, who was arrested for rash and negligent driving after he was involved in an accident in Mumbai this morning, has been granted bail against a surety of Rs 12,000.
The actor says he was on his way home from a Diwali party and was not drunk when he hit another car with his Mercedes. Three people were injured, including a 56-year-old woman who has been admitted to an Andheri hospital. Doctors say she is not in critical condition.
Mr Roy has starred in serials like Kyunkii Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Bandini and Adaalat.
“The incident happened at 5.45 am. The actor was returning from his shoot,” said Vilas Rathod, police inspector at Amboli police station.
The accident took place in the Amboli area of suburban Mumbai.