In a car accident that occurred on the early morning of Monday, at the Hinkal Ring Road, popular Sandalwood actor Darshan, senior actor Devraj, Devraj’s son Prajwal and one of their friends, got injured and are admitted to the hospital in Mysuru. All were in Mysuru on Sunday as they had adopted animals in Mysuru zoo. The accident is said to have happened after they were coming back after attending a private function.
Darshan’s forearm got fractured in the accident while Devraj has received injuries to the left side of his chest. Prajwal and one of their friends, have received injuries on their necks. Fortunately, all four are out of danger. The actors got admitted to the hospital saying that the accident occurred as the tyre of their car got punctured, skidded and went out of control.
Darshan was operated upon for the fracture of his forearm. He is still in ICU. Surgery of Devraj is also started by a team of specialist cardiac surgeons and orthopaedics as he has received injury due to impact on the chest.
All the four were returning to Bengaluru after attending a function in a private hotel. Darshan’s mother Meena Thoogudeep and wife Vijayalaxmi have visited the private hospital where he is being treated.
Meanwhile suspicion is being raised as the car which met with accident is missing. The details regarding who was driving the car is not known. All these have led to speculations that there is something fishy. Police have also not revealed any information, which has raised to more suspicion.
Sandalwood has a dark history with accidents. Legendary actor and director Shankar Nag lost his life in the accident, three decades back, due to over speed. Few days back Telugu actor Harikrishna lost his life in accident.
Meanwhile the motion poster of Darshan’s 50th film Yajamana was released on Sunday and it is trending at number one position in India in Youtube.