Honeymoon travels Pvt Ltd actress Shabana Azmi got injured in an accident that took place on Mumbai Pune express highway on Saturday afternoon.
Shabana with her husband Javed Akhtar was traveling from Mumbai to Pune when a truck hit their car from the back.
It was 3.30 pm at noon on Saturday when the accident took place near Khalapur, 60 KM from Mumbai.
Shabana Azmi along with his husband has been shifted to the MGM Hospital, Panvel, Maharashtra. Javed Sahab is safe in the accident, but Shabana and her driver are injured.
Shabana Azmi & Javed Akhtar’s Car damaged In an Accident
According to the Hospital Officials, Shabana Azmi’s nose has been injured and no other injury has been seen. She is in a state of shock right now and recovering fast.
Just a day after Javed Sahab’s birthday this incident happened. On Friday Javed Akhtar’s family celebrated his 75th Birthday.
According to the police official, “Shabana Azmi and her driver were injured in an accident near Khalapur on Pune-Mumbai Expressway. While they were driving from Pune to Mumbai their vehicle was hit by a truck on the expressway.
Javed Akhtar was also present in the car who is safe. Both the injured have been shifted to MGM Hospital.”
The tweet of Press Trust Of India brought Bollywood in a shocking state where they informed about the accident.
Actor Shabana Azmi injured in car accident on Mumbai- Pune Expressway: Police
— Press Trust of India (@PTI_News) January 18, 2020
As the news came on social media, stars took their way to their respective social media account to express their views.
Bollywood Director Hansal Mehta tweeted the information about the accident and requested the Govt. to improve the safety in this route as it is dangerous to travel there.
Whereas Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor requested everyone to not make the photos of incident viral. They urged the people to put down all photos of the accident from their respective accounts.
This is a request to all our friends in the media if someone has met with an accident please don’t put up those photos.Please have some empathy and sensitivity and think how distressing this can be to their family members and loved ones.Please take it down immediately.Thank you.
— Shraddha (@ShraddhaKapoor) January 18, 2020
It is a very tough time for Shabana Azmi and her family. We hope they all recover soon and entertain us again.