Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Karan Johar, Shekhar Kapur and Farhan Akhtar, among others, were saddened and appalled by Monday evening terrorist attack on Amarnath pilgrims.
Terrorists killed seven Amarnath pilgrims, including six women, and injured 19 others as they struck at a bus in Kashmir's Anantnag district, in the worst attack on the annual pilgrimage since the year 2001.
The filmstars sent prayers to the victims of the attack and called it the most "shameful" and "cowardly" act.
Saddening to see innocent lives being taken. Prayers for the victims & may God give strength to the families of the #AmarnathYatra pilgrims— Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) July 10, 2017
Attack on innocent #AmarnathYatra pilgrims is a low of another level! Angry and sad...prayers for all those affected.— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) July 10, 2017
Thoughts and prayers to the people who lost their families in the #AmarnathYatra attack. How can someone attack people on a peaceful path— Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) July 10, 2017
Totally shocked and disturbed with the news about the #AmarnathYatra. Don't understand how can such people exist. Terrorist are cowards— Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) July 10, 2017
Shocked by the #AmarnathTerrorAttack!!!! Thoughts and prayers for the families who have to deal with this monstrous act! It just terrible!— Alia Bhatt (@aliaa08) July 11, 2017
The attack on #AmarnathYatra pilgrims is deplorable... shame on the perpetrators and hope justice is delivered swiftly.— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) July 10, 2017
Again a terrorist attack. On innocent pilgrims that wanted nothing but blessings of Lord Shiva. Time for action. Not words #AmarnathYatra— Shekhar Kapur (@shekharkapur) July 10, 2017
It is high time we Stop being diplomatic & defensive. Killing of innocent people should be dealt with total force. #AmarnathYatra— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPkher) July 10, 2017
For years Kashmiri Muslims have helped Hindu brothers undertake #AmarnathYatra.Shame on terrorists. We will not let hate win#UnitedWeStand— Huma Qureshi (@humasqureshi) July 10, 2017
Terror attack on innocent pilgrims #AmarnathYatra no words strong enuf to condemn the dastardly act.Perpetrators must be brot 2 book asap— Azmi Shabana (@AzmiShabana) July 10, 2017
This is horrible! Innocent #AmarnathYatra pilgrims attacked by these coward terrorists! Heartfelt prayers for the victims & their families— Sajid Khan (@SimplySajidK) July 10, 2017
Deeply condemn the dreadful #AmarnathYatra attack!Heartfelt condolences & prayers for the families of the victims, very saddening & tragic!🙏— Vivek Anand Oberoi (@vivek_oberoi) July 10, 2017
Shocked & Disturbed by the news of the amaranth yatra terrorist attack...my prayers with the victims & their families... #AmarnathYatra— Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) July 10, 2017
Terrorists on Monday night killed seven Amarnath pilgrims from Gujarat, including six women, and injured 32 others as they struck at a bus in Kashmir's Anantnag district, in the worst attack on the annual pilgrimage since the year 2000.
Internet and broadband services in the region have been suspended as a precautionary measure following the killing of Amarnath pilgrims in a terrorist attack in the Kashmir Valley, the SSP control room said.
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