'I was scared, so I ran away…', confession of Mihir Shah, accused in Mumbai BMW hit and run case


Mihir Shah, the accused in the Mumbai BMW hit and run case, finally admitted to the police that he was driving the car at the time of the incident. The accused has told the police that he was very scared after the incident. He left the spot before his father Rajesh Shah reached the spot.

The confession of accused Mihir Shah in the Worli hit and run case of Mumbai has come to light. 24 Mihir Shah admitted that he was driving the car at the time of the incident. Police suspect that the accused shaved his beard before fleeing so that he could not be identified. On the basis of the time sequence that the police got in the investigation so far, the police interrogated the accused and confirmed all the timelines.

In the preliminary investigation of the police, the accused has admitted that he was in the driving seat. The accused has given a statement to the police that he was very scared after the incident. He had left the place before his father Rajesh Shah reached the spot. Why did the accused Mihir separate from his family and come to Virar? The police is also investigating this. The main accused will be produced in the court today afternoon. The police will seek custody of the accused for further investigation.

Mihir Shah is the person whose car caused an accident in which a woman lost her life. An uncontrollable BMW car hit a fisherman couple Pradeep Nakhwa and Kaveri Nakhwa riding a scooter near Atria Mall in Worli area on Sunday at 7 am. After the accident, the accused did not stop the car and the woman hung on the bonnet of the car for about 100 meters and fell on the road. The woman died in the accident.

Police said that at the time of the accident, accused Mihir Shah was driving the car, while driver Rajrishi Bidawat was sitting next to him. After the accident, on his father's request, Mihir immediately got down from the driving seat and came to the side seat. After this, he made driver Rajrishi Bidawat sit on the driving seat. Not only this, he immediately removed the party symbol and flag from the car and fled from the spot after a short while.

Party in Juhu area

According to a senior officer, on the day of the incident, Mihir Shah and his four friends first went to Juhu area of ​​Mumbai and partied there. The bill for the party came to around 18 thousand to 19 thousand. After partying, these people went to Borivali in a BMW car, which belongs to the family of the main accused Mihir Shah. In Borivali, Mihir dropped his three friends at their homes and then proceeded towards Marine Drive with the driver. Here Mihir also met a female friend of his at around 3:30 in the night.

The accused's father is a Shiv Sena leader

Accused Mihir Shah is the son of Shiv Sena (Eknath Shinde faction) leader Rajesh Shah. His father Rajesh Shah was also found to be involved in his escape. After this accident, Rajesh Shah had also asked to destroy his BMW car. Mihir studied till 10th class and did not study further after that. He was helping his father in construction and real estate business in Maharashtra. Mihir Shah was reportedly driving the BMW car during the incident.

After the accident, Mihir went to his girlfriend's house before fleeing. The police also questioned his girlfriend for giving shelter to the accused. Mihir's mother and two sisters, who were missing since the accident, were also detained by the Mumbai Crime Branch from near Shahpur. The police also arrested Rajesh Shah in this case, but he was granted bail on Monday.