Jaipur, Aug 31: A son of Rajasthan BJP leader allegedly ran the car over people sleeping on footpath claiming two lives in Jaipur last night.
The SUV hit people outside the Gandhinagar station. At least four persons were injured and they were rushed to the nearby hospital.
On Friday morning, the police confirmed that two of them have lost their lives.
The driver has been identified as Bharat Bhushan Meena and is a resident of Karauli, according to Aaj Tak.
The accused is a son of Karauli district’s BJP Kisan Morcha President Badrinarayan Meena.
Badrinarayan Meena is also seeking a ticket from the Bharatiya Janata Party to contest the election from the Assembly seat.
The SUV has Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje hoarding.
According to the reports, Bharat Bhushan Meena, a property dealer, was drunk when the accident took place.
Further investigation into the matter is underway.