Chandigarh Road Accident: In a major road accident, a 31-year-old Punjab judicial magistrate Sahil Singla died and three others were injured after a car they were travelling in, rammed into a pole on the sector 16/23 dividing road during the wee hours on Friday. The injured, including the magistrate, were rushed to a government hospital in sector 16. However, the magistrate, Sahil Singla, was later referred to PGI where doctors declared Singla brought dead.
Meanwhile, Singla’s friend, who is a lawyer, was admitted to Fortis hospital in Mohali. As per the sources, the victim was returning from a wedding. The report suggested that they were staying at the Judicial Academy in Sector 43 and they left for the night food street at around 1:30 am.
Singla’s 32-year-old friend was in Innova, while his wife , Radhika, along with few friends were following in a car when the accident occured on the road dividing sector 16 and 23 in Chandigarh. As per report, the police said that no case has been registered yet and the investigation is underway.
Meanwhile, a forensic team rushed to the spot with deputy superintendent of police (DSP) Krishan Kumar. As per the police sources, it has been revealed that the two bottles of alcohol were recovered from the vehicle but it was not confirmed if the victims were drunk or not.