Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Akshay Kumar, Shraddha Kapoor, Sidharth Malhotra & others pray for those affected

Bollywood celebrities, too, took to Twitter to condole the demise and pray for those affected in the Uttarakhand incident.
Uttarakhand Glacier Burst: Akshay Kumar, Shraddha Kapoor, Sidharth Malhotra & others pray for those affected.
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A glacier burst in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district triggered an avalanche and massive flooding on Sunday morning. The incident left many workers trapped inside a tunnel. According to reports, a portion of Nanda Devi glacier broke off in Tapovan area of Joshimath in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district and damaged the Rishiganga dam on Alaknanda river. Several videos of the glacier burst were doing the rounds on social media. 

The videos and subsequent updates on social media left netizens shocked. So far, three bodies have been recovered. Due to the burst, flooding in and around the area is set to rise and thus locals have also been evacuated.  Bollywood celebrities, too, took to Twitter to condole the demise and pray for those affected in the incident. 

Akshay Kumar tweeted, "Terrifying visuals of the glacier burst in #Uttarakhand, thoughts and prayers for everyone’s safety." Whereas, Shradddha Kapoor tweeted, "Distressing to hear about the glacier breaking off in #Uttarakhand Praying everyone’s safety there." 

Whereas, Sidharth Malhotra hoped for the safety of those affected. "Prayers for everyone’s safety in #Uttarakhand. If you are stuck in any affected areas and need any kind of help, please contact Disaster Operations Center number at  1070 or 9557444486." 

Dia Mirza also called out the state government over development and tweeted, "Building too many dams in the Himalayas has lead to this. Prayers for the people of Chamoli. Please contact Disaster Operations Center number 1070 or 9557444486 for help. #Uttarakhand."  

Take a look at Bollywood reactions to the Uttarakhand glacier burst: 

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