Mumbai: Bollywood veteran actress Shabana Azmi was injured in a car accident in Raigad district of Maharashtra on Saturday. Shabana's car was hit by an accident near Khalapur on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway, after which she was taken to Mahatma Gandhi Mission Medical College and Hospital (MGM-MCH) in Kamothe, Navi Mumbai for treatment and later she was referred to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital (CDAH) in Andheri for Medicare.
The injured Shabana suffered injuries to the head, neck cervical spine, face, and right eye, but according to media reports, her condition is now stable. Her condition is improving rapidly. While briefing the media, policeman Babasaheb Kemet of the Highway Police's patrolling team has said that preliminary investigation has revealed that the actress was traveling in the car along with her husband and National Award-winning poet-songwriter Javed Akhtar.
While giving the information, the police said that Shabana's car collided with a truck on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway at around 4.15 pm. After which the injured actress was taken out of the car and sat on the road and was immediately taken to MGM Hospital in Kamothele, Navi Mumbai.