Covid 19: How Bollywood saluted coronavirus heroes
Mumbai : The Bollywood stars took part in Janta curfew and even came to their balconies at 5 pm to express gratitude to healthcare workers toiling round the clock to fight the coronavirus pandemic.
Stars like Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, Kangana Ranaut, Akshay Kumar and others shared videos with fans of how they celebrated the moment.
Bhumi Pednekar also made a video of her family applauding the emergency workers from their balcony and even filmmaker Ekta Kapoor brought out a giant bell to ring.
5mins at 5pm :With my neighbours,taking a moment to appreciate those who do not have this luxury of staying at home & working tirelessly to keep us safe.Thank you to all the essential service providers for your selfless work👏 #JanataCurfew #BreakCorona @iHrithik #SajidNadiadwala pic.twitter.com/sE7RaiFoqv— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) March 22, 2020
On a lighter note but also fully committed to Janta Curfew as well as the spl 5 mins of thanksgiving to all the medical personnel & all those who are doing so much to keep our country safe from the Corona - this is me practising blowing the shankh in deference to the PM’s request pic.twitter.com/kGUiMosmyP— Hema Malini (@dreamgirlhema) March 22, 2020
Actor Anil Kapoor rallied up his followers at 4.30pm to get ready to make some noise. “Hello...Hello....it’s past 4:30. Let’s get moving everyone... take position on your windows, balconies, terraces....the sirens will start soon ... so let’s do this for yourselves!!!,” he wrote.
Actor R Madhavan, Vivek Oberoi and Sonakshi Sinha also shared posts and videos about the same.