Narrow escape for ‘Dangal’ girl Zaira Wasim after car falls into Dal Lake

16-year-old Wasim shot to fame after her role in Aamir Khan’s blockbuster ‘Dangal’.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Jun 10 2017 11:12AM | Updated Date: Jun 10 2017 4:06PM
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Young Bollywood actress of ‘Dangal’ fame Zaira Wasim had a narrow escape after a car she was travelling on met with an accident in Srinagar late Friday night, a media report said.

“The car she was travelling on skidded off the road and fell into the Dal Lake,” reported Tribune newspaper.

16-year-old Wasim shot to fame after her role in Aamir Khan’s blockbuster ‘Dangal’.

Locals rescued Wasim and her friend Arif Ahmad from the lake at around 9 pm, said the report. 

“Both of them survived but her friend suffered several injuries,” said a local, who identified himself as Mudasir Bashir, added the report.

Locals said the vehicle was moving at a high speed and the driver lost control over it.