Saddened by the tragic incident in Kolkata when a portion of an under-construction flyover collapsed killing 14 people and injuring several others, Bollywood stars on Thursday took to Twitter to offer prayers for the departed and their families.
Here are some of the tweets by the celebrities:
Farhan Akhtar: Saddened to hear of the bridge collapse in Kolkata.. Hope rescue reaches those trapped as soon as possible.. Helpline no 1070.
Soha Ali Khan: My prayers are with those trapped under the collapse of the #kolkata flyover today; may the rescue operations be fast and efficient.
Varun Dhawan: Just seeing the news about a bridge collapse in Kolkata. Heart goes out to the victim and the families. Hope more cranes can reach the site. Instead of starting with the blame game on news channel people should only concentrate on the rescue operation now #Kolkata bridge collapse.
Suhel Seth: My prayers go out to all those who’ve been injured and my condolences to the families of the bereaved in the flyover collapse. #Kolkata
Madhur Bhandarkar: Prayers to all those injured and condolences to the families of the bereaved by the flyover collapse tragedy in #Kolkata