The Kashmiri actor, Zaira Wasim, who was seen in Aamir Khan’s blockbuster movie “Dangal”, was miraculously rescued by locals of Srinagar after her car fell into the Dal Lake on Thursday.
The car in which Zaira Wasim was travelling went out of the driver’s control on the Boulevard Road here and fell into the Dal Lake.
“Locals immediately rescued her and her companion. She escaped unhurt, but her companion sustained injuries in the accident,” a local said.
According to a report in Mumbai Mirror, the car belonged to a local politician. Greater Kashmir also added that she was in the vehicle along with her friend Arif Ahmad who was saved around 9 pm on Thursday.
The actor shot to fame after featuring as young Geeta Phogat in Nitesh Tiwari’s film, Dangal. She even won the National Award for Best Supporting Female Actor for her performance in the movie.