Veteran Actress Injured in Road Accident

Veteran Bollywood actress Shabana Azmi is injured as her car has met with a road accident today afternoon. Shabana and her driver both were injured when her car hit a truck on Mumbai - Pune Expressway near Kahalpur (60 km from Bombay) today at around 3.30 PM.

It happened when Shabana was traveling from Pune to Mumbai. Due to the impact of the collision, the front portion of her car was badly damaged. The SUV's front passenger's side was totally destroyed. According to reports and pictures, it was a Tata Safari.

69-year-old Shabana, who was sitting in the rear seat, met with bruises. Her face and eyes were swollen due to the impact of collision. She was rushed to MGM hospital where she is being treated. Her condition is said to be stable.

Shabana's husband and lyricist Javed Akhtar was also present in the car during the accident, but he escaped without injuries. Highway police patrol teams have rushed to the spot to investigate the accident site.

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