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Chiranjeevi, Allu Arjun, Mahesh Babu express shock and grief at Vizag gas tragedy 


At least 11 people have died so far, while more than 800 have been admitted to hospital following the gas leak.   

Haricharan Pudipeddi

Telugu stars Chiranjeevi, Allu Arjun and Mahesh Babu were among those who took to Twitter today to express their shock and grief over the gas leak from a chemical factory in Andhra Pradesh’s Vishakhapatnam district. The incident, which occured in the early hours of Thursday, has left at least eight people dead and over 800 sick and in hospital.  

Mahesh Babu said, “Heart wrenching to hear the news of #VizagGasLeak, more so during these challenging times. Heartfelt condolences and strength to the bereaved families in this hour of need. Wishing a speedy recovery to those affected. My prayers for you. Stay safe VIZAG (sic).”

Reacting to the news, Chiranjeevi tweeted in Telugu and requested “all concerned authorities to take utmost care while opening Industries post lockdown (sic).”

Allu Arjun tweeted: “It’s really heart breaking to see Vizag which one of the most special places in my life in such a state. I am deeply saddened by this horrific accident. Condolences to families who have lost their lives and hoping for a speedy recovery for the rest (sic)”.

Ravi Teja wrote: “Deeply disturbed by the #VizagGasLeak news. The year is worsening by the day. My deepest condolences to the family and loved ones of the deceased and wishing a speedy recovery to those injured. I hope that you all remain safe (sic).”

Nani tweeted: “This is heartbreaking. It’s just getting more and more worse. Helpless and all we are left to do is pray (sic).”

Rakul Preet Singh tweeted: “So sad to about the #VizagGasLeak ! My heart goes to all the people affected by this. I hope measures are taken really soon to get things under control. Stay safe my Vizag people (sic).”

Hansika Motwani tweeted: “Woke up to the horrific news of the #VizagGasLeak. Condolences to everyone who lost their families and wishing a speedy recovery to those hospitalized. 2020 can we stop this nightmare now (sic).” 

Tamannaah Bhatia wrote: “Woke up to the horrific news of the #VizagGasLeak. My condolences to everyone who lost their families and wishing a speedy recovery to those hospitalized (sic).”