Haridwar. A new twist has come in the car accident case of Indian cricketer Rishabh Pant. A senior official of the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) has made a shocking claim. He told that there was no pothole on the road where cricketer Rishabh Pant’s car met with an accident. The NHAI official’s claim came at a time when Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami, after meeting the cricketer at a hospital in Dehradun on Sunday, said that Pant told him that he was hit when he tried to avoid a pothole on the highway. were staying, then the accident happened.
Pradeep Singh Gusain, project director of NHAI (Roorkee Division), told ‘PTI-Bhasha’, ‘There was no pothole on the road where the accident took place. The road where the car met with an accident is a bit narrow due to a canal (Rajwaha) adjacent to the highway. This canal is used for irrigation. Gusain also denied that NHAI has repaired the accident site and the ‘potholes’ have been fixed. However, some photographs of a portion of the highway being allegedly repaired by workers went viral on social media late on Sunday evening.
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Earlier, CM Pushkar Dhami had told reporters after meeting Pant at Max Hospital that the cricketer had lost control of the vehicle while trying to avoid a pit or some black object. Delhi and District Cricket Association (DDCA) director Shyam Sharma, who met Pant on Saturday, also quoted the keeper-batsman as saying that his car met with an accident in the early hours of Friday when he was trying to avoid a pothole.
Pant has suffered injuries on his head, back and legs. Whose treatment is going on in a private hospital in Dehradun. Meanwhile, former India captain and great cricketer Kapil Dev said that this is a lesson. When I was a budding cricketer, I had to face a motorcycle accident. From that day onwards my brother did not even let me touch the motorcycle. I am thankful to God that Rishabh Pant is safe.
FIRST PUBLISHED : January 03, 2023, 06:47 IST