Indian cricketer Shardul Thakur's parents injured in a road accident
Chennai Super Kings and Indian national team pacer Shardul Thakur's parents met with a road accident and were rushed to a hospital in Palghar.
Shardul's father Narendra and mother Hansa were returning home after attending a wedding in Palghar.
During the course of the journey, Shardul's father saw his bike skid off the surface and both of them fell down.
Here is what happened.
Shardul Thakur's parents injured in an accident
No streetlights cause this accident
The accident happened on Tuesday night in Palghar as Shardul's father was unable to see a road construction work due to unavailability of street lights.
Shardul's parents fell in a pit and locals rushed them to Dr Dhawale Charitable Hospital at Palghar.
A blood clot was detected in the brain during a CT scan and his father was shifted to Mumbai's Leelavati hospital.
What have the medicos stated?
The medical staff stated that Shardul's father has suffered internal skull and brain injuries. He was also vomiting.
Due to his diabetic condition, he was shifted to Mumbai for better treatment.
Fortunately, Shardul's mother suffered minor injuries and was discharged from Palghar.
Doctors have confirmed that the condition of Shardul's father Narendra is stable at the moment.
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