Alia’s face fine after suffering burns

MUMBAI: Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt, who reportedly suffered burn injuries at an awards function here, says she is fine now. She has thanked her fans and well-wishers for the concern.

Bhatt, who was attending an award function on December 11 reportedly suffered burn injuries on her left hand and face.

“Thank you guysss so much for all your concern, love and wishes!!! Things like this are a gentle reminder that we can’t overlook safety,” Bhatt tweeted on December 15. The Highway actress also said that accidents, like the one she suffered, “are preventable”.

“It isn’t possible to go through life accident-free. But, most accidents — like this one — are preventable... FYI my face is fine,” the Shaandaar actress added.

On the silver screen, the 22-year-old actress was last seen in Vikas Bahl’s romantic comedy Shaandaar alongside Shahid Kapoor.

She will be next seen in the upcoming thriller Udta Punjab, directed by Abhishek Chaubey.