Amitabh Bachchan has said the dastardly terror attack in Uri that killed 17 Indian army jawans on Sunday has saddened him deeply .
Speaking at the press conference of Pink he said, “It’s a very sad news. Our jawans lost their lives for no reason or provocation. It deeply pains and saddens me. I hope our government will take some strict action”.
Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar who was present at the launch also expressed his anguish. “Whatever has happened is shameful and very sad.This is not good news.”
Earlier, Shah Rukh Khan too condemned the Uri attacks.
SRK took to Twitter and shared, “Saddened to hear of the cowardly attack in Uri. Prayers for the families of our martyred soldiers. & may the terrorists b punished soon.”
Other celebrities also took to Twitter to condemn the attack. Paresh Rawal expressed his anger at the attacks. The actor shared,” India’s response to every terrorist attack-Kadee Ninda, Condolences, High Level Meeting. Kab tak aisa chalega sir @narendramodi ? #UriAttack.”
Riteish Deshmukh wrote,”Deepest condolences to the families of #UriAttack martyrs who laid down their lives fighting for their motherland.”
In one of the worst casualties suffered by the Indian Army in recent times, a fidayeen attack left at least 17 soldiers dead at the rear base of an infantry regiment in Uri. The early morning attack was carried out by four terrorists, all of whom have been neutralised. – CINEWS