Updated June 2nd, 2024 at 16:53 IST

Raveena Tandon Assaulted By Mob After Alleged Rash Driving Incident: All You Need To Know

A viral video shows a group of locals accusing Raveena Tandon and her driver of allegedly assaulting three women, including an elderly, on Saturday night.

Raveena Tandon | Image:Varinder Chawla
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Bollywood actor Raveena Tandon and her driver were allegedly attacked by a mob in Mumbai amid rash driving claims against the driver, police said on Sunday. A viral video shows a group of locals accusing Raveena and her driver of assaulting three women. Here's all you need to know about the alleged incident, which is currently being investigated by the police. The incident went down near her residence at Mumbai’s Carter Road, near Rizvi College.

File photo of Raveena Tandon | Image: Raveena Tandon/Instagram

Raveena Tandon's driver allegedly hit 3 people with his vehicle

The incident took place on Carter Road in Bandra Saturday night, police said. While no FIR has been registered, a station diary entry has been made at the Khar police station, the official added. Raveena's driver allegedly hit three persons with the vehicle, following which the crowd became angry and it led to an altercation between the two sides.

Raveena and her driver assaulted by locals

After Raveena got out of her vehicle to speak to the crowd, she was allegedly pushed and hit. In the viral video, the KGF 2 actress is heard saying "please don’t hit me". In the video, a man is heard saying that Raveena’s driver hit his mother, and when questioned, started assaulting her. The incident took place after the driver reversed his car. The viral video shows a woman complaining that Raveena and her driver assaulted her and caused bleeding in her nose. The man in the video said the incident happened when he was walking with his mother, sister and niece near Raveena’s house.

Was Raveena Tandon and her driver inebriated?

One of the people involved in the incident claimed that Raveena was inebriated. The man said that when she stepped out of the vehicle, she started assaulting the woman. According to the police, a mob confronted Raveena and her driver inside the premises of a building on Carter Road.

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DCP issues statement on the incident, says no complaints filed

Raj Tilak Roshan, DCP of Zone 9, said, "Raveena was coming home. Her car was taking a reverse. The lady who walked past got mad at her driver and asked him to drive carefully. The car did not touch the lady, but a verbal spat ensued."

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File photo of Raveena Tandon | Image: Raveena Tandon/Instagram

He further mentioned that Raveena got out of the car and engaged in an argument. "We don't have written complaints from either party, so there is no case. No injuries were suffered by anyone," he added.

(With inputs from news agencies)

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Published June 2nd, 2024 at 16:53 IST