According to police, Akash has been booked under sections 427 (Mischief) and 279 (Rash Driving) of Indian Penal Code. He has also been booked under Motor Vehicles Act and Prevention of Damage to Public Property Act.
Locals claimed many people had a narrow escape as the vehicle was being driven at a breakneck speed. While the car crashed into the boundary wall, breaking a portion of it, the driver was trapped inside.
They have been charged with selling about 17 children, aged between one and 14 years, to foreigners while falsely claiming that the children were handed over for legal adoption to needy couples after due screening and official procedures.