Veteran actress and Bharatiya Janata Party MP Hema Malini was injured in a road accident that took place on Thursday night. The saddest part is that a young girl child got killed.
The accident took place at Dausa in Rajasthan, when Hema was sitting in the front seat of the Mercedes car. She was returning from Jaipur after a visit to Mehendipur Balaji temple in Karaili district when her car got rammed into an Alto at the Lalsot bypass on the highway.
The Alto car passengers where a family from Lalsot who were taken to the hospital in Dausa and where later referred to Jaipur.
SP Anshuman Bhomia from Dausa revealed that the case has been registered against Hema Malini's driver and both the vehicles have been seized.
Meanwhile the veteran actress Hema Malini was rushed to the Fortis hospital as she has sustained injuries on her forehead, cheek, and legs. The doctors conducted a CT scan and administered stitches on her wound. Currently a neurosurgeon and a plastic surgeon are treating her and have kept her under overnight observation.
Her daughter Esha Deol too rushed to the hospital to be by her ailing mother's side. The doctor who tend to the actress's wounds said, "She arrived at the Emergency with a cut above the right eyebrow and complained of backache, but other than that, there were no visible injuries."
"She was coherent, which is always a good sign. We're running scans for internal injuries, if any," he added.
Hema ji has injuries above her eyes,in her back & legs.I drove her to hospital in my car. She was in pain: Shiv Sharma
1 child dead and 4 injured in an accident in Dausa, Rajasthan. BJP MP Hema Malini also injured.
The accident car, Alto in which a family from Lalsot were travelling.
Hema Malini's Mercedes car in which the actress was travelling.
Hema At The Spot
"She arrived at the Emergency with a cut above the right eyebrow and complained of backache, but other than that, there were no visible injuries," said a doctor.
Hema In Car Accident
The actress was injured but according to doctors she is out of danger.
The driver has been arrested for his careless driving and negligence.
Hema In Car
"Deeply saddened by the news of Dausa accident. I pray for the victims. We're making all efforts to provide immediate relief & medical care," said Vasundhara from BJP party.
Esha Deol In Hospital
Esha Deol immediately came to the hospital to be by her mother's side.
Car Accident Spot
The locals tried to block the highway after the accident but the police arrived and took the situation under control.