The international cricket fraternity took to Twitter and wished Indian keeper-batter Rishabh Pant a speedy recovery after he was hospitalized post a horrible car crash in the early hours of December 30, 2022.
Pant was traveling to his hometown of Roorkee in Uttarakhand to be with his family for the new year when his car collided with a divider and caught fire. The accident took place in Manglaur in the Haridwar district on the Delhi-Dehradun highway.
The police got Rishabh admitted to a local hospital for initial treatment and now has been moved to a specialty Max Hospital in Dehradun for further treatment and care.
As per a BCCI statement, Rishabh Pant is in stable condition, but has suffered two cuts on his forehead, a ligament tear in his right knee, and has also hurt his right wrist, ankle, and toe and has suffered abrasion injuries on his back.
Team India and Indian cricket fraternity send prayers to Rishabh Pant after his horrific car accident
Pant had reportedly dozed off while driving his car which led to the accident. He barely managed to escape the car by breaking glass before it was engulfed in flames with a few locals helping him out.
Rishabh was supposed to report to the NCA for strength and conditioning training after being rested from the upcoming Sri Lanka white-ball series at home.
Meanwhile, the international cricketing fraternity took to Twitter to share their wishes for Rishabh Pant and hoped that he recovers quickly.
Here are the tweets: