Earthquake leaves Bollywood stars shaken


Several Bollywood stars in different parts of the country also experienced Monday’s massive earthquake that shook large parts of India, Pakistan and Afghanistan.

“Sultan” director Ali Abbas Zafar was scouting for locations in Delhi for his forthcoming Salman Khan-starrer when an earthquake rocked the city.

The director took to Twitter to share his experience. He posted: “Location scouting Delhi for @SultanTheMovie and rocked by the #earthquake… Well action is about to begin.”


He also shared an image of India Gate with people gathering around the landmark.

B-Town celebrities like Ranvir Shorey, Ali Zafar and Vivek Oberoi were among many who took to social media platforms after the earthquake, which measured over 7.5 on the Richter scale.

The India Meteorological Department said the epicentre of the quake was in the Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan.

Here’s what the celebrities had to say:

Ali Zafar: That’s the most I’ve ever felt an earthquake.

Ranvir Shorey: Praying for all affected by the earthquake. Be safe.

Vivek Oberoi: Just experienced an #earthquake in #Ahmedabad, hope no one is hurt! The entire hotel was swaying! Crazy.

Adnan Sami: Prayers for all those affected by the #earthquake today. May everyone be in God’s protection.

Lauren Gottlieb: I just experienced the biggest and longest earthquake ever! Ahhh duck and cover.

Preity Zinta: Omg! EARTHQUAKE.

Neha Dhupia: All news channels are reporting about the #earthquake … Very worrying …Hope you and loved ones are safe and sound.

Sanjay Suri: Tremors in Srinagar. Strong one. #earthquake

Rahul Mahajan: Friends please first go to safety and then post #earthquake

Himansh Kohli: Is that an earthquake up north stay safe people #earthquake #northindia

Gul Panag: Totally missed the earthquake, though in Delhi. Now reading on twitter that it was severe & destructive close to epicentre:( God have mercy.