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Bollywood singer Narayan arrested after crash

Playback singer released on bail after his Mercedes hit an auto-rickshaw from behind in Mumbai

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Singer Aditya Narayan during the promotion of the film Heartless at Bunts college in Mumbai, on January 24, 2014. (Photo: IANS)

Mumbai: Bollywood playback singer Aditya Narayan was on Monday arrested in a road accident case and granted bail, a police official said.

A Mumbai Police spokesperson said: “Aditya Narayan’s car hit an auto-rickshaw, injuring a passenger and its driver near Lokhandwala Circle. Apparently, he took a wrong U-turn, leading to the accident.”

He was taken to the Versova Police Station and is likely to be summoned for investigations on Tuesday.

Narayan’s Mercedes Benz rammed into the auto-rickshaw from behind in front of the Indralok Building, Lokhandwala Back Road in Andheri West, the official said.

Narayan, son of celebrated singer Udit Narayan, took the injured woman to the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital for treatment, the official added.

Narayan has performed major Bollywood songs such as ‘Ishqyaun Dhishqyaun’ and ‘Tattad Tattad’.