Mumbai, January 18: Hours after Bollywood actress Shabana Azmi met with an accident on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway, Twitter trolls and several users started to speak ill of the injured actor, instead of wishing her a speedy recovery. Multiple tweets brought the actor's political affiliations into the picture, when there was absolutely no need or connection with the matter at hand. A few fell to the extent of tweeting that the actress is no more and started trending 'Karma' hashtag. Disgusted by the tweets, several prominent personalities and Twitter users rose to the occasion to pin down those wishing ill of the actor. Shabana Azmi Car Accident: Lata Mangeshkar, Neena Gupta, Arvind Kejriwal Wish the Veteran Actress a Speedy Recovery.
They said that at this hour, political or other considerations should not come in the way of 'humanity' and the actor's well-being is paramount. However, number of offensive and insensitive tweets about the actor continued to pour in on Twitter. Shabana Azmi Health Update: Veteran Actress is Stable, To be Moved to Ambani Hospital in Mumbai.
The Disturbing Karma Tweet
Karma never leaves anybody!
Hamid Ansari enjoyed most of executive posts,Vice President twice but at last said-Muslims are scared in India!
Was it correct/not immoral?
What did Aamir Khan & Nashiruddin Shah say ?
What about Shabana Azmi & Jawed Akhtar who support antinationals? https://t.co/UBfGkCRQy8
— Sanjay Shrivastava (@sanjaygobind) July 7, 2019
Since you don't have any counter to Hrithik's lies getting exposed, only one thing for you..Shabana Azmi's hypocrisy has been exposed..more will follow and all bullies will be exposed..it's karma.
— Mithila (@mithsgad) December 9, 2017
Outrageous 'Karma' Tweets
Actor Shabana Azmi & her driver got injured in accident on Mumbai-Pune Expressway. Javed Akhtar was also present in the car. Their vehicle was hit by a truck while they were travelling from Pune to Mumbai.#Karma
— राघव 🇮🇳 (@cpraghav) January 18, 2020
— rajat verma (@rajatverma8511) January 18, 2020
जैसी करनी वैसी भरनी
— Shivdas gupta (@GuptaShivdas) January 18, 2020
Disparaging 'Karma' Tweets
“As you Sow, So shall you Reap”
इन्हें मिल के रहेगी आजादी 😉
— Tɯιƚƚҽɾ Qυҽҽɳ 🇮🇳 (@Leo_Knock) January 18, 2020
However, Few Sensible People Stood Up and Urged People to Stop Hate Messages
Friends, please 🙏🙏🙏...Difference of opinion should never overpower humanity...Let's all together wish for well being and earliest recovery of Shabana Azmi Ji and Javed Akhtar Sahab...Let them get perfectly healthy, fir debate kar lenge...
— Dr. Ashutosh Pathak 🇮🇳 (@DrAshutoshSGPGI) January 18, 2020
Standing With Shabana
Sickos hating on Shabana Azmi minutes after she’s been in a terrible road accident- what the fuck happened to your humanity man?
SHAME ON YOU!
— Janice Sequeira (@janiceseq85) January 18, 2020
Picture From the Accident Spot
Shabana Azmi has got injured after her car met with an accident on the Mumbai-Pune E-way. Bad accident. Admitted in MGM hospital in Panvel pic.twitter.com/EzBvVeEShb
— Manak Gupta (@manakgupta) January 18, 2020
Azmi was rushed to MGM Hospital after she met with a road accident on the Mumbai-Pune expressway. The incident took place near Khalapur when the car in which she was travelling was hit by a truck. The 69-year-old was also accompanied by her husband and renowned lyricist Javed Akhtar, who escaped from any major injuries. Azmi’s spokesperson said the actor was undergoing a check-up. “She is fine, nothing to worry about,” the spokesperson added.
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