The gas leak tragedy in Visakhapatnam took lives of at least 11 people, and over 5000 fell sick. Bollywood fraternity conveyed condolences to families of victims who lost lives and also prayed for the speedy recovery of people hospitalized.
From Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar, producer Bhushan Kumar to actors Anupam Kher, Arjun Kapoor, Bhumi Pednekar, Anil Kapoor and others prayed for everyone’s safety.
The mishap took place at the LG Polymers industry early on Thursday morning.
Bollywood celebrities took to their social media handles to express grief over the unfortunate incident. Below is who said what!
Karan Johar: “Saddened and pained to know of the #Vishakapatnam gas leak…prayers…🙏🙏🙏….”
Anupam Kher: 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. 🙏
Anil Kapoor: “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.”
Ayushmann Khurrana: “Extremely saddened to hear about the Visakhapatnam Gas Leak. Praying for everyone”s safety there. Condolences to the families of the victims.”
Bhushan Kumar: “My heartfelt condolences to the families who lost their loved ones in the gas leak & prayers with the ones affected by this terrible tragedy.”
Randeep Hooda: “My heart goes to all the people affected by thie #VizagGasLeak. I hope measures are taken really soon to get things under control. Speedy recovery to all those who’ve suffered in this tragic incident. Stay safe everyone 🙏🏽”
Bhumi Pednekar: “Deeply pained to hear about the Visakhapatnam Gas Leak. I’m praying for the safety and well-being of everyone there. Condolences to the families of the victims. 🙏”
Shraddha Kapoor: “The news about the #VizagGasLeak is so heartbreaking. Prayers and strength for all those affected.”
Arjun Kapoor: “It is extremely shocking. My prayers are with everyone of the city. Condolences to the families of the victims.”
Reteish Deshmukh: “Thoughts & prayers are with #Vizag – deepest condolences to the families of the victims and prayers for the speedy recovery of the injured.”
Kartik Aryan: “disturbed” and “heartbroken”.
Varun Dhawan: “The news about the #VizagGasLeak is heartbreaking prayers and strength.”
Anushka Sharma: “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.”
Sidharth Malhotra: “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.”
Shekhar Kapur: “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.”