Bollywood stars condoled the loss of many lives after a foot overbridge near the bustling Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus railway station. Over 30 people got injured in the accident.
Expressing sorrow over the incident, legend Amitabh Bachchan tweeted, “In grief and in silent prayer .. !! Mumbai city.”
T 3119 – So much distress and discomfort in the happenings around .. the mind not sane enough to express anything !
My Father's words come to mind :
"वो किसे दोषी बताए ,
और किसको दुःख सुनाए
जब की मिट्टी साथ मिट्टी के करे अन्याय " ~ HRB
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) March 15, 2019
Actor-turned-politician Hemamalini also took to her official Twitter and extended condolences to the bereaving families.
Tragedy- this time in the heart of Mumbai! The foot overbridge at the CST suddenly collapsed killing 5 people & injuring at least 36. I pray for those who have lost their lives & for those now in hospital for treatment?
— Hema Malini (@dreamgirlhema) March 14, 2019
Actor Riteish Deshmukh also extended condolences and expressed anger over the incident.
What a horrible tragedy.. so sad to know that many have lost lives. My deepest condolences to the families who lost their loved ones & prayers for the injured. This #MumbaiBridgeCollapse should have been avoided. This negligence is unpardonable.
— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) March 14, 2019
Distressed at the news of the fall of part of the overbridge at CST. Praying for the injured.
Commuter safety needs attention and hoping that authorities act to prevent such incidents.
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) March 14, 2019
Deeply saddened by the incident, cricketer Yuvraj Singh also extended heartfelt condolences to the families of the victims on Twitter.
Extremely Tragic, deeply saddened by the loss of many lives. My heartfelt condolences to the families who lost their loved ones and prayers for the speedy recovery of the injured. #MumbaiBridgeCollapse
— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) March 14, 2019