Shabana Azmi
Shabana Azmi|IANS (File photo)
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Shabana back home after two weeks in hospital

NetIndian News Network

Mumbai, February 1, 2020

Veteran actress Shabani Azmi, who suffered serious injuries in a car accident on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway on January 18, said on Twitter today that she was back home from hospital and recovering well.

"Thank you all for your prayers and wishes for my recovery. I'm back home now Thank you #Tina Ambani and Kokilaben Ambani hospital for the sterling care provided by the doctors team and the nursing staff. Im indebted and grateful," she said in a post on the micro-blogging site.

Azmi was injured when her car hit a truck near Khalapur toll plaza on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway.

She was initially rushed to the Mahatma Gandhi Mission Medical College & Hospital (MGM-MCH) at Kamothe, Navi Mumbai, for treatment and later shifted to the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital (KDAH) in Andheri here.

Her husband, poet-lyricist Javed Akhtar, who was travelling with her escaped unhurt in the mishap.