Lahore, March 27 (IANS) Celebrities across the subcontinent took to social media to condemn the deadly suicide blasts in Lahore that killed over 50 people on Sunday evening.
Actor-director Farhan Akhtar termed the blasts “sickening”.
“And now women & children targeted in #Lahore terror attack.. Sickening.. thoughts with all affected,” the “Rock On!!” actor posted on Twitter.
Veteran Bollywood star Rishi Kapoor said he was “concerned about the blast in Lahore”.
“Hope you and your loved ones are safe. My condolences to the victims of this horror,” he wrote.
Actress-singer Sophie Choudry posted: “My love & prayers to the people in #Lahore & condolences to all those affected by this horrific blast. No God, No religion is ok with this!”
Pakistani actor-singer Ali Zafar of “Tere Bin Laden” fame said: “Women and children!! Sad sad sad !! Shocked. No words #Lahoreblast”
Cricketer Aakash Chopra tweeted: “Heart goes out to the people in Lahore… stay safe. Stay blessed. #Terror #Terrible”
Pakistani singer Hadiqa Kiani said she was “disgusted” over the attack on children.
“Praying for the families, feeling hopeless. #Pakistan #LahoreBlast.
“These were children, lives are lives but these were children! #Disgusted #LahoreBlast,” she wrote.