negligent driving

Actor Vikram Chatterjee charged with culpable homicide in model Sonika Chauhan’s death

Actor Vikram Chatterjee charged with culpable homicide in model Sonika Chauhan’s death

The actor was previously charged with rash driving (Section 279 of the Indian Penal Code) and causing death by negligence (Section 304A) after the accident, police said.

May 31, 2017, 08:03 AM IST

Deal sternly with rash driving in Goa: CM Manohar Parrikar tells police

Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has directed the police to deal strictly with rash and negligent driving in the wake of a string of accidents in the last two days.

Apr 18, 2017, 14:53 PM IST

Ask authorities to revist law on rash driving, SC tells AG

The Supreme Court on Wednesday said it hoped the Attorney General will impress upon authorities concerned to revisit the provisions of law pertaining to punishment for rash and negligent driving.

Sep 21, 2016, 21:49 PM IST

Drivers need to respect right of others using the road: Delhi court

A person is supposed to drive a vehicle on the correct side and respect the rights of others on the road, a Delhi court has observed while upholding the conviction of a man for rash driving.

Apr 05, 2015, 10:20 AM IST

Negligent driving: Delhi man acquitted as eyewitness fails to appear

A Delhi court has acquitted a van driver of the charges of negligent driving leading to the death of a person, saying the police failed to produce the only eyewitness of the incident.

Jan 06, 2015, 16:13 PM IST

CBI terms Gopinath Munde's death 'accidental', charges taxi driver for negligent driving

Six months after the death of Union Minister Gopinath Munde in a road accident, CBI on Thursday filed a charge sheet against taxi driver Gurvinder Singh for rash and negligent driving while ruling out any foul play.

Dec 04, 2014, 18:25 PM IST

Why no amendment brought in drunk driving cases, Bombay HC asks Centre

The Bombay High Court on Thursday granted four weeks time to the Union Government to respond to a petition seeking amendments in law to enhance punishment for offenders in drunk driving cases and more compensation to the accident victims.

Nov 13, 2014, 23:26 PM IST

DTC bus driver acquitted in negligence case

A Delhi court has set aside the conviction and 10-month jail term of a DTC bus driver held guilty for negligently driving and causing death of a passenger in 2001, saying the magisterial court had "overlooked" the contradictions in testimony of witness.

Sep 14, 2014, 10:15 AM IST

Road accident: Kin of deceased gets over Rs 58 L compensation

A Motor Accident Claims Tribunal (MACT) has awarded over Rs 58 lakh compensation to the family members of a 37-year-old man who died in a road accident due to "negligent driving" by a truck driver.

Jun 05, 2014, 14:24 PM IST

Nooriya has fair chance of succeeding in appeal: HC bail order

NRI beautician Nooriya convicted for rash and negligent driving has "a good chance" of succeeding in her appeal against conviction, Bombay HC said.

Mar 11, 2013, 21:37 PM IST