India, Oct. 14 -- The unidentified car that fatally ran over two minor sisters and left two others injured in north Delhi's Model Town in a hit-and-run on Monday night was allegedly driven by a 17-year-old boy, police said on Wednesday after picking up broken pieces of the vehicle's registration number plate that helped them identify and nab the suspect -- an incident that highlights the problem of underage driving in India.

The boy, a class 12 student at a private school in Model Town, was out on a casual late-night drive in his uncle's Honda City when he allegedly hit the four people crossing the road, Vijayanta Arya, deputy commissioner of police (north-west) said.

"The boy's father will also be held culpable under the new Motor Vehi...