On Saturday, when strong tremors jolted the nation, stars like Parineeti Chopra and Arjun Rampal got into the panic mode, while other members of film fraternity like Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit and Madhur Bhandarkar prayed for people’s safety and well-being.
A strong earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale rocked Nepal at 11.41 a.m. India time, with tremors felt from Delhi to Guwahati and Srinagar to Jaipur.
Here’s what the stars tweeted:
Amitabh Bachchan: Seeing devastating pictures and news of the earthquake in Nepal! Prayers that all is well and all are safe!
Rishi Kapoor: Concerned about the quake devastation. Prayers for all
Parineeti Chopra: Efffing scary earthquake!!!
Madhuri Dixit: My prayers are with the people whose lives have been disrupted by the massive #earthquake.
Arjun Rampal: Freaky! Felt the tremors of an earthquake here in Delhi. The whole room shook. My experience of a first earthquake. Hopefully the last one.
Pooja Bhatt: Just felt tremors in Delhi! #earthquake
Madhur Bhandarkar: Prayers for the people of Nepal and India affected by the #earthquake. Hope everyone is safe and no major damages and casualties.
Preity Zinta: OMG ! 7.9 magnitude earthquake in Nepal & parts of Northern & Eastern India. I pray to God that everyone is safe #earthquake
Satish Kaushik: Everyone is praying for the well being of people of Nepal & India affected by the earthquake..Jai Mahasar Maa
Milap Zaveri : Terrible to hear about the earthquake in Nepal, Delhi and other places. Mother Nature can be harsh sometimes.
Aftab Shivdasani: Just heard about the #earthquake in Nepal…Prayers for the people there.
Sonu Sood: Prayers for everyone’s safety #earthquake
Soha Ali Khan: Praying for the people of Nepal who must have been affected by this terrible earthquake – very worrying images on the news.
Gauahar Khan: Earthquake…Evn in Chandigarh…Felt it slightly…Allah bless n protect all mankind
Sophie Choudry: All my Prayers for those in #Nepal! Hearing there has been significant damage! Also tremors in India & Pak too…Stay safe guys! #earthquake
Esha Gupta: Hoping zero casualties from the #earthquake in Nepal n north India
Gul Panag: All ok #Delhi? Prayers for those in Nepal. May the Almighty show mercy.
Anubhav Sinha: Earthquake???? In Nepal. Felt severely in Delhi and Agra. Hope All safe…
Vir Das: Napping. Bed starts shaking. Runs down stairs in PJs. Decides wants to die with underwear on. Runs back up. Does needful. #earthquake
Saqib Saleem: Hope everyone is fine out there!! May God be with us!!
Shekhar Ravjiani: Thoughts and prayers are with the people of Nepal whose lives have been disrupted by the massive earthquake.
Ali Fazal: Am so glad my friend and his family are ok…But please do reach out all of you out there, whoever can…#EarthquakeinNepal
Shreya Ghoshal: Earthquake?? Just heard the news. Was pretty bad in Nepal I read
Sanjay Suri: Felt a very strong earth quake in Gurgaon.
Roshan Abbas: Earthquake in delhi and GG! Felt it in the room and then headed down! All well
Shahana Goswami: That was scary. Almost ran out of the building. Constantly expecting it to stop and then it continuing strongly. I think it’s stopped now.
Rannvijay Singh: My heart goes out to the people of Nepal, the earthquake was massive,7.9.. Also tremors felt in North India,be safe and alert.
Surveen Chawla: My god!Massive earthquake in Nepal.So much demolition.My heart goes out to d people. Prayers!emergency contacts below