Miss Nepal 2012 and ‘Gajalu’ debut actress Shristi Shrestha met with an accident and was admitted to a hospital in Kathmandu. Shristi later confirmed the accident by sharing a photo of herself with a cast on her hand.
As expected, the accident caused various types of rumours in the film industry. Let me list out the rumours that went around:
- Shristi tried to commit suicide. The reason was told to be the issues with the ‘Lahure’ team. Shristi is currently shooting for her next movie ‘Lahure’ being produced by Sunil Rawal. (may be untrue)
- It is rumoured that there was an issue between the producer, Durgesh Banner (Sunil Rawal) and the director Nigam Shrestha. Shristi was not happy when the producers decided to kick the director of Nigam out of the film team. The movie is in the last stage of shooting and removal of the director from the team is yet to be confirmed.(unconfirmed)
- Shristi met with life-threatening accident. (not true)
Actress Namrata Shrestha was injured when the vehicle she was riding collided with a Taxi on the night of January 21, 2017. Namrata was returning from the shooting sets of her upcoming movie ‘Parva’. The assistant director of the movie, Suresh Neupane was also with Namrata and he also had minor injuries on his feet. Both Namrata and Suresh are recovering from the minor injuries.
According to reports, the vehicle of TV Filmy was going from Shankhamul to Old Baneshowr. A taxi coming from Babarmahal collied with the vehicle at the intersection of New Baneshowr. The collision was so severe that it turned ninety degrees towards Babarmahal. Although the accident was a major one, they escape any serious injuries. A video report about how the collision occurred:
After the accident of the shooting team on their way to Pokhara, the shooting of ‘Prem Geet 2’ was delayed by a week last week. The vehicle carrying the producer the lead actor and the director had met with an accident while going to Pokhara. After the accident the producer and the director met with minor injuries and were rushed to hospital in Kathmandu.
Now, the shooting has resumed in Kathmandu. A club dance scene is being shot in Karma Lunge in Tripureshowr, Kathmandu. In the song, actor Pramod Khadka is having romance with actress Swastima Khadka. The shooting in the location is told to last four days and will feature the lead actors Pradeep and Ashlesha Thakuri with Swastima.
UPDATE: Dinesh’s one of the daughters, Shiwane DC has thanked everybody for the response and support. She has told that it was a major accident caused by weather condition. Shiwani has told that they are required to take a rest for two days before they will travel to Atlanta. Shiwani’s statement:
For those who aren’t aware, the worsening weather conditions at Austin caused the car, that my Mom & Dad were in, to crash. It was a major accident. However, they have already sought medical treatment for their injuries.
Photos of Dinesh DC and his wife in during treatment:
Nepali actor and director Dinesh DC has met with an accident in his vacation tour in the USA. He was travelling with his wife Ranu DC on the celebration of their 25th anniversary of their marriage.
On November 7, 2015 Friday at around 4:30 AM, the car DC were riding collided with the car coming from the opposite direction. They were on their way to Austin airport to take a flight to Atlanta. They were taken to Brackenridge Hospital for treatment. After7-hours long treatment, they were discharged from the hospital. Ranu has a broken finger and was given 12 stitches on her face. Dinesh has sustained injury in his chest.
Although actress Harshika Shrestha was injured during a shooting, and has a cast on one of her feet, she went to watch her movie ‘Mukhauta’ in the premier show held at Kumari hall on Thursday. Harshika was appreciated for the role she did in the movie.
Harishika broke her leg while shooting a movie named ‘Khatarnak’. The doctor had asked her to take a 3-weeks-long bed rest. Multi starrer movie ‘Mukauta’ also features Nisha Adhikari and a score of the top actors of Nepali film industry.
After a break, Mukesh Dhakal is being featured in lead role in an upcoming movie ‘Accident’. Actress Khusbu Poudel will be featured opposite to Mukesh in the movie being produced by Sandesh Baraili.
The shooting of the movie has started on April 19 in Bhakundebesi of Sindhupalanchowk. Other actors to be featured in the movie include Abhaya Chand, Kiran Thapa and Ramesh Ghatani.