January 18 : Bollywood actress Shabana Azmi met with a car accident on Mumbai-Pune Expressway on Saturday. The actress is injured in the accident.
The incident took place around 3.30 pm near Khalapur, over 60 km from Mumbai, when the car in which Shabana Azmi was traveling rammed into a truck. She was rushed to MGM hospital in Navi Mumbai.
Javed Akhtar was also traveling with Shabana Azmi in the car. The couple was traveling towards Pune when their Tata Safari was hit by a truck. The lyricist was not injured in the accident.
Shabana and his family celebrated Javed Akhtar's 75th birthday on Friday. The celebration was attended by the who's who of Bollywood and business world.