Former India Captain Mohammad Azharuddin Escapes Unharmed After Car Accident In Rajasthan


Mohammad Azharuddin’s car met with an accident in Soorwal, Rajasthan.© NDTV

Former Indian cricket team skipper Mohammad Azharuddin escaped unharmed on Wednesday when an SUV in which he used to be travelling together with three other people overturned in Sawai Madhopur district close Jaipur, said police. Three other passengers of the vehicle too escaped unharmed but an employee of an eatery close which the SUV overturned received minor injuries, said SHO Chandrabhan Singh of Soorwal police station.

Singh said the vehicle overturned into the adjoining field when the driver used to be negotiating the traffic close a roadside eatery and got too near to the edge of the Road and got imbalanced. The accident occurred barely six km from Ranthambore, the SHO said.


He said after the accident Azharuddin and his co-passengers together with the eatery staffer were taken to a hospital from where the former cricketer-cum-Lok Sabha MP and his three companions were discharged.

The eatery staffer too used to be discharged after the first aide, the SHO said, adding Azharuddin later resumed his journey in another vehicle and reached his destination safely.

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