MUMBAI -- Bollywood celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor and Farhan Akhtar are praying for the safety of people in Chennai, which is affected by non-stop torrential rains.
Amitabh took to Twitter to praise the relief work in the state.
T 2077 - Chennai deluged .. !! Prayers for safety and calm soon .. So heartwarming to see immense voluntary help coming by !!— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) December 1, 2015
Saluting the relief workers, actress-producer Dia Mirza tweeted,
Actress Raveena Tandon feels such calamities should be a wake up call for metro cities.
#chennafloods tragedy should be a wakeup call for all our cities.time we left open spaces,lakes and rivers to breathe,forests mangroves imp— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) December 2, 2015
Others celebs like Abhishek Bachchan, Varun Dhawan, A.R Rahman and Farhan are sending their prayers to the victims.
Thank you all for the concern. Am safe and dry. Thoughts and prayers with the people more severely affected. #ChennaiFloods— Abhishek Bachchan (@juniorbachchan) December 2, 2015
My heart goes out to all the victims of the #ChennaiFloods. Praying for them and their families— Varun Veer Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) December 2, 2015
Oh god, please keep my Chennai and its people safe from the floods— A.R.Rahman (@arrahman) December 1, 2015
Thoughts are with all those affected by the deluge in Chennai.— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) December 2, 2015
Actress Parineeti Chopra urged people to help the needy.
Mumbai went through the same thing a few years ago. Its time to help someone else. Please help Chennai ! https://t.co/s3mGLzlbQo— Parineeti Chopra (@ParineetiChopra) December 2, 2015
Jackky Bhagnani said,
#ChennaiFloods Stay Strong Chennai. Prayers are with you & a special thank you to those on Social Media who've been helping in their own way— Jackky Bhagnani (@jackkybhagnani) December 2, 2015
Tamil Nadu, including Chennai, and neighbouring Puducherry, are under the influence of heavy rains, which resulted in the disruption of flight and train movement and left several areas inundated.
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