Mumbai: Red Chillies animator, Charu Khandal, who has been battling for life in Kokilaben Ambani hospital after a drunk Honda City driver hit her, went through neck surgery on Thursday. According to sources, the surgery was successful.
Charu was hit by a speeding Honda City on Sunday when she was returning home in an auto along with her sister Ritu and friend Vikrant Goyal.
The auto turned turtle and Charu suffered multiple fractures in her leg and spine besides grave injuries on her head.
While Ritu suffered only minor injuries, Goyal’s condition is also said to be serious.
Manoj Gautam, who was behind the wheels of the car was arrested on Sunday for rash and negligent driving. He was subsequently granted bail, police added.