The police arrested a Delhi tourist for driving an SUV recklessly on Goa’s famous Anjuna Beach. A video of this tourist driving an SUV on the beach surfaced on social media. After which, a case was registered against him, and now he has been arrested.
The man driving the Hyundai Creta SUV carelessly at Anjuna Beach has been identified as Lalit Kumar Dayal. He is a resident of the Mangolpuri area of Delhi. Deputy Superintendent of Police Jeevba Dalvi told the news agency that the tourist (Lalit) was driving recklessly on Anjuna beach.
— Goa News Hub (@goanewshub) June 16, 2022
He said that the vehicle (Hyundai Creta) is registered in the name of a woman from Goa. The car was confiscated on June 16 after the video surfaced. After this, a report was filed against the vehicle owner at Mapusa police station.
Car stunts on the beach!
It can be seen in the video how the SUV is being stunted on the beach. The car is being driven very carelessly, due to which it later got stuck in the sand. Some people are seen taking him out of the water.
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Significantly, driving is prohibited on the beaches in Goa. In such a situation, a case was registered against the accused under sections related to speeding in public and endangering the life of others. Later the accused was arrested.
I am sharing again an another shameful video . Such irresponsible tourists are killing ladakh . Do you know? Ladakh have a more than 350 birds species and lakes like pangong are the home of many bird species. Such act may have risked the habitat of many bird species. pic.twitter.com/ZuSExXovjp
— Jigmat Ladakhi 🇮🇳 (@nontsay) April 9, 2022
However, similar incidents have come to the fore in the past, where tourists who went out for a walk defied the restrictions and later got into trouble. A few days ago, a video surfaced from the famous Pangong Tso Lake in Ladakh, where some youths were seen driving the Gurugram number Audi car in the Pangong Tso lake. During this, liquor bottles were also seen. After this video went viral, people expressed their displeasure on social media.