Just few hours back, actress Shabana Azmi met with an accident near Kahalpur on Mumbai-Pune Expressway when her car rammed into a truck. The accident reportedly took place next to a toll plaza in Kahalpur. Shabana’s husband Javed Akhtar too was travelling in the same car but has fortunately come out of the accident unharmed.
A video of Javed Akhtar surfaced online from MGM hospital in Navi Mumbai where Shabana was taken for medical attention post the accident.
A leading daily issued a statement from the Raigad police regarding the incident. The statement read, “Raigad Police: Actor Shabana Azmi&her driver got injured in accident near Kahalpur on Mumbai-Pune Expressway. Javed Akhtar was also present in the car, but he is safe. Their vehicle was hit by a truck while they were travelling from Pune to Mumbai. Injured shifted to MGM Hospital.”
Shabana Azmi is expected to soon be shifted to Ambani hospital in Mumbai.