Shabana Azmi, who met with a car accident on January 18, has returned home from the hospital in Mumbai. The veteran actress shared the news of her recovery on Twitter and thanked her fans and well-wishers for their prayers. She also thanked the team of doctors and the nursing staff at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital.
Azmi wrote on Twitter, "Thank you all for your prayers and wishes for my http://recovery.im back home now Thank you #Tina Ambani and Kokilaben Ambani hospital for the sterling care provided by the doctors' team and the nursing staff. I'm indebted and grateful."
Earlier, the veteran screenwriter and Azmi's husband Javed Akhtar had shared on Twitter that the actress was recovering well. On the afternoon of January 18, Shabana Azmi had met with a car accident on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway.
The police had informed that Azmi's car had rammed into the rear of a truck near the Khalapur toll plaza, around 60 km from Mumbai, on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway. The SUV was severely damaged as a result of the impact. Shabana Azmi and her driver were both injured in the accident and got rushed to the MGM Hospital in Panvel. They were later moved to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
After the accident, several Bollywood celebs as well as fans took to social media and wished the actress a speedy recovery.