Bollywood, sports icons offer prayers on Twitter for Azhar's son

Mohammed Ayazuddin (L) suffered an accident last night while riding his motorcycle on the outskirts of Hyderabad

New Delhi: Sep 12, 2011

Sports and Bollywood icons united in praying for Mohammed Azharuddin’s son Ayazuddin’s fast recovery as the youngster battled for life after meeting with a terrible road accident in Hyderabad.

The 19-year-old Ayazuddin suffered the accident on Sunday morning while riding his 1000 cc imported Suzuki motorcycle on the outskirts of Hyderabad.

Ayazuddin’s cousin Ajmal-ur-Rehman, 16, who was riding pillion, expired due to severe head injuries.

“May hope and the power of our collective prayers work on Mohd Azharuddin’s son. What else can one do but pray,” actor Boman Irani wrote in his Twitter page.

Indian tennis star Sania Mirza hoped that by the grace of God, Azharuddin’s son will recover.

“Hope and pray Ayazuddin recovers soon inshaallah.

“Prayers with Mohammed Azharuddin’s son..and may Allah grant his nephew a place in jannat…still is not fair sometimes,” she wrote.

Indian cricketer Yuvraj Singh also joined the fellow icons.

“Can’t believe what has happened to Azharudin’s son! All I can do is pray,” he wrote.

Actor Riteish Deshmukh posted, “Prayers out for my friend Mohammad Azharuddin’s son to get wet well soon – please pray for him and send out good energy for his recovery.”

Cricket analyst Harsha Bogle tweeted “My news was from a close friend. Apparently both had lost pulse and bp. Sadly Azhar’s nephew is dead; trying to revive son. Hope….”(PTI)

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