Sonika Singh Chauhan died in a horrible car accident in Kolkata Saturday morning. The accident took place while she was travelling in the car with her friend (Bengali television actor Bikram Chatterjee). As per the news, Bikram Chatterjee was driving the white Toyota car and eventually hit the divider and climbed the pavement on Rashbehahi Avenue.
As soon as the accident took place the bystanders heard the crashing noise and they rushed to the accident area, the couple was in very injured position in the car. The bystanders took them out of the car and moved to the private hospital. The accident was so horrible that the car was completely wrecked.
The doctors declared Sonika to be dead on the arrival (on the spot) at around 5 AM and Bikram is in ICU as he was severely injured, mainly head injuries. If sources are to be trusted, the Bikram was running the car at a high speed. When the car met with the accident the air bags did not function properly otherwise the picture would have been indifferent.
The police reached the accident spot within few minutes and are currently investigating the area and CCTV footage to get more clues behind this accident.
Sonika, a top city model was at the growth ladder of her career and had been the important part of many outstanding ad shoots and had in recent times made a name for her as emcee and sports anchor. She was the host of several shows like Pro Kabbadi League and she was Miss India 2013 finalist.