The car of Paytm Founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma met with an accident near Mother International School in Malviya Nagar area of Delhi. Vijay Shekhar Sharma hit a Delhi Police officer’s car with a Jaguar Land Rover vehicle. This incident happened on 22 February.
According to police officials, after this incident, Vijay Shekhar Sharma fled from the spot with his vehicle. The vehicle in which Jaguar Land Rover collided was the vehicle of DCP of South Delhi. Which the driver was taking with the driver to fill petrol. However, no one was hurt in that accident.
Delhi | Vijay Shekhar Sharma, founder and CEO of Paytm, was arrested and later released on bail for ramming his car into the vehicle of DCP South in the month of February
— ANI (@ANI) March 13, 2022
Police reached the company by the number of the vehicle
According to police officials, the vehicle was registered in the name of a Gurgaon-based company. When the police contacted the company, it was found that the vehicle was being driven by Vijay Shekhar Sharma, a resident of Greater Kailash Part 2. Police later arrested Vijay Shekhar Sharma. However, due to bailable sections, he was immediately granted bail from the police station.
Who is Vijay Shekhar Sharma
Let us tell you that Vijay Shekhar Sharma (39), the founder of mobile wallet Paytm, is the youngest Indian billionaire. Forbes has placed Sharma at the 1394th position with a net worth of $1.7 billion in its 2018 list of the world’s billionaires.
Sharma is the only Indian billionaire under the age of 40. Vijay Sharma founded the mobile wallet Paytm in 2011. Along with this, the e-commerce business Paytm Mall and Paytm Payments Bank were also created.