The deceased has been identified as Rohit Bhati alias Rowdy Bhati.
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Noida: Social media influencer Rowdy Bhati was killed in a car crash in Greater Noida on Monday. The accident took place when his speeding car rammed into a tree, police said.The deceased has been identified as Rohit Bhati alias Rowdy Bhati. His two friends who were in the car have suffered injuries in the accident and have been admitted to hospital in Greater Noida and Delhi.
“The incident took place around 3am when they were said to be returning from a party. The accident took place near Chuhadpur underpass. The car apparently failed to negotiate a turn and hit a tree,” said Anil Kumar, of local Beta 2 police station.
The deceased was a native of Bulandshahr district was residing in Greater Noida’s Chi sector. Rowdy Bhati had thousands of followers on Facebook and Instagram and used to upload videos.
Police said the social media celebrity was driving the car and dies on the spot during the accident. His two friends Atish and Manoj, both around 25, are injured and admitted to hospital.
The condition of one of the injured is serious and he has been admitted to a hospital in Delhi. While the other injured is undergoing treatment at Government Institute of Medical Sciences.
As the news of Bhati’s death went viral, many of his fans took to social media and posted reels and videos of his funeral and paid him tributes.