EntertainmentPadma Lakshmi 'worried and wordless' over attack on ex-husband Salman Rushdie

Padma Lakshmi ‘worried and wordless’ over attack on ex-husband Salman Rushdie


Padma Lakshmi is supporting her ex-husband Salman Rushdie in his restoration.

The “High Chef” star tweeted Sunday that she is “relieved” Rushdie is “pulling via after Friday’s nightmare” during which he was stabbed multiple times while on stage in New York.

“Nervous and wordless, can lastly exhale,” Lakshmi additionally wrote in her tweet. “Now hoping for swift therapeutic.”

She was married to the famed creator from 2004 to 2007.

Rushdie, 75, has lengthy been the topic of threats due to controversy over a few of his writings.

On Sunday, his family said he was in critical condition at the hospital.

“Although his life altering accidents are extreme, his regular feisty & defiant humorousness stays intact,” his son Zafar Rushdie mentioned in an announcement.

Hadi Matar, 24, of Fairview, New Jersey, was arrested by a state trooper after the assault and brought into custody because the suspect chargeable for the stabbing.

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