Alia Bhatt suffers burn, tweets ‘My face is fine’

The ‘Highway’ actress Alia Bhatt injured during her performance at the Big Star Entertainments Awards. She sustained burns on her arms from a firecracker while performing at the award show on Sunday. She was immediately provide first-aid and she was rushed to the nearby hospital.

Alia took to Twitter to thank her fans for their concern and assured them of her well-being. #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.

#It isn't possible to go through life accident-free. But, most accidents- like this one - are preventable... FYI my face is fine

The details of the accident not yet divulged but it occurred when Alia tried to protect her face from the firecracker 'as it hurled itself in her direction'. "She sustained burns on her left elbow and also suffered bruises on the forearm. She was in a lot of pain but still managed to complete her recording," TOI states.

A picture of her burnt arms surfaced on net. It was clicked when she was on her way to hospital.

On the work front, Alia is filming 'Udta Punjab' with Shahid Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor. She has signed Gauri Shinde's next starring Shahrukh Khan.