66-year-old, one of the biggest actresses of Indian cinema , and a bharatnatyam dancer and choreographer turned politician (BJP MP), Hema Malini met with a road accident on 2nd July in Dausa, Rajasthan. The road accident lead to the death of a 5-year-old child who was traveling in the other car that BJP MP’s car collided with.
Hema Malini’s Mercedes rammed into an alto while she was traveling to Jaipur from Agra. The four passengers including 2 women passengers, in the Maruti Alto car are severely injured while the kid had died already.
“The accident occurred on national highway 11 near Dausa Midway at around 9 pm. when the car in which Hema Malini was travelling collided with another car. One five-year old was killed who was in the other car. Four others who were injured in the accident have been admitted in Dausa hospital,” a police official told TOI.
Dausa is over 50 km from Rajasthan.
Hema Malini was admitted in the Fortis hospital where the doctors informed she had suffered injuries on her forehead. A CT scan and other tests were conducted to detect any internal injuries.
Rajasthan Chief Minister, Vasundhara Raje tweeted that she will ensure everyone injured in the accident gets immediate care and medical relief.
Deeply saddened by the news of Dausa accident. I pray for the victims. We’re making all efforts to provide immediate relief & medical care.
— Vasundhara Raje (@VasundharaBJP) July 2, 2015
Note- There is no information about the injured passengers traveling in the other car.
News reported by TOI