The Vizag gas leak has left Bollywood in shock, and many celebrities grief over the unfortunate situation.
Praying for the victims, actor Ayushmann Khurrana wrote: “Extremely saddened to hear about the Visakhapatnam Gas Leak. Praying for everyone’s safety there. Condolences to the families of the victims.”
Extremely saddened to hear about the Visakhapatnam Gas Leak. Praying for everyone’s safety there. Condolences to the families of the victims.#VizagGasLeak
— Ayushmann Khurrana (@ayushmannk) May 7, 2020
Veteran actor Anil Kapoor tweeted: “Deeply saddened by the news of the
#VizagGasLeak. My heartfelt condolences to the families who lost their loved ones and praying for the speedy recovery of the ones suffering.”
Deeply saddened by the news of the #VizagGasLeak. My heartfelt condolences to the families who lost their loved ones and praying for the speedy recovery of the ones suffering. 🙏🏻
— Anil Kapoor (@AnilKapoor) May 7, 2020
The incident occurred on Thursday morning at LG Polymers in Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh. At the last count, there have been at least 11 casualties.
Actress Anushka Sharma said that her “heart goes out to the people of the city”.
” Shocked to hear about the gas leak at Visakhapatnam…I pray for the well-being of all. Deepest condolences to the families of the deceased,” she added.
Kartik Aaryan is “disturbed” and “heartbroken”.
“The news about the #VizagGasLeak is heartbreaking prayers and strength,” Varun Dhawan tweeted while expressing his condolences.
Arjun Kapoor too paid his condolences. “It is extremely shocking. My prayers are with every one of the city. Condolences to the families of the victims,” he wrote.
Actress Shraddha Kapoor tweeted: “The news about the #VizagGasLeak is so heartbreaking. Prayers and strength for all those affected.”
Actress Sobhita Dhulipala hopes “people of my Vizag take precautionary measures by wiping their face and body with a wet cloth every couple of hours for the next 3-5 days”.
“This incident is most unfortunate, sincere condolences to the families of the deceased,” she added.
Sending his prayers to the victims, Sidharth Malhotra wrote: “Its really sad that the people of Vizag have to face this situation, while already fighting another one. More power to those fighting the gas leak & praying for a speedy recovery of the ones affected. Stay safe and strong.”
The incident reminded filmmaker Shekhar Kapur of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy. “Bhopal Gas Tragedy also happened because of poor maintenance of gas tanks. Over 50,000 died over the years, and birth deformities continue even years later. Heart goes out to victims,” he condoled.
Ananya Panday, too, mourned the loss, “Extremely sad to hear about the loss of lives due to the #VizagGasLeak. My condolences to the bereaved families and prayers for the speedy recovery of those hospitalised. Stay safe & stay strong.”
Rashami Desai tweeted, “What’s happening? This year really needs to calm down. Guys please be safe and alert and keep the emergency numbers in handy with you’ll.
#VizagGasLeak #PrayForVizag. Hope things settle down soon.”
Anupam Kher said, “Deeply saddened by the death of #VizagGasLeak victims. My heart goes out to their families. My heartfelt condolences. I am praying for the people affected by this tragedy.”