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Mumbai bridge collapse: Indian celebs express grief and shock; read tweets

THE ASIAN AGE.
Published : Mar 15, 2019, 10:24 am IST
Updated : Mar 15, 2019, 10:24 am IST

On Thursday, foot overbridge outside Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) collapsed during rush hour.

Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, Sachin Tendulkar and others react to Mumbai bridge collapse incident. (Photo: Instagram)
 Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, Sachin Tendulkar and others react to Mumbai bridge collapse incident. (Photo: Instagram)

Mumbai: On Thursday, foot overbridge outside Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) collapsed during rush hour. In this incident, six persons have lost their lives while 32 people got injured. The injured have been admitted to nearby hospitals.

Well, Mumbai bridge collapse incident has indeed shocked the entire city as well as Indian celebrities. Amid the reactions of commoners on the internet, Indian celebs express their grief and shock on social media.

Here are the tweets:

Amitabh Bachchan tweeted, "T 3118 - In grief and in silent prayer .. !! Mumbai city"

Hema Malini wrote, "Tragedy- this time in the heart of Mumbai! The foot overbridge at the CST suddenly collapsed killing 5 people & injuring at least 36. I pray for those who have lost their lives & for those now in hospital for treatment"

Riteish Deshmukh expressed, "What a horrible tragedy.. so sad to know that many have lost lives. My deepest condolences to the families who lost their loved ones & prayers for the injured. This #MumbaiBridgeCollapse should have been avoided. This negligence is unpardonable."

Sachin Tendulkar tweeted, "Distressed at the news of the fall of part of the overbridge at CST. Praying for the injured. Commuter safety needs attention and hoping that authorities act to prevent such incidents."

Vivek Oberoi said, "Perturbed to hear about the #MumbaiBridgeCollapse. So disturbing to see images and videos of the scene. Prayers for the victims and their families"

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