Hyderabad Car Crash, Ramya Grandfather dies


Hyderabad: Another tragedy struck the family of Pammi Ramya, the 10-year-old girl who was injured in an accident on Banjara Hills near Panjagutta on July 1 and died on July 9, as her grandfather P Madhusudhan who was also seriously injured, died on Monday morning.

Madhusudhan Chary, the 63-year-old grandfather, had suffered multiple fractures in the accident and was critical. It was Ramya's first day at a new school and her family had come to pick her up. On their way back, as their Santro neared the Banjara Hills area, an i10 – allegedly driven by 20-year-old Shravil – came speeding from the other side. It rammed the road divider and toppled onto the family's car killing Ramya's uncle Rajesh, who was behind the wheels, on the spot. The other family members including Ramya's mother and grandfather were also injured.

An engineering student named K Sharvil was driving the speeding car. The boy had consumed a large quantities of liquor along with his friends. Police have booked the bar which sold the liquor to the five friends who are 18 years old. While Ramya’s uncle P Rajesh who was driving died on the spot, Ramya received serious head injuries and succumbed on July 9.