It was a sight to behold as celebrities and citizens of the nation expressed their gratitude towards medical professionals and other citizens who have been on the frontline fighting against the coronavirus.
In spite of the Janata curfew, several people came out to their balconies and clapped, blew conch and rang bells. On 19th March, Honorable Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his speech had asked people to express their gratitude towards the real heroes of our nation. Celebrities from Bollywood and Tollywood actively took part in this clapping initiative.
Several stars took to their Instagram page and posted videos and pictures of them standing outside their balconies and clapping. One such actor is Akshay Kumar, who took to his Instagram page and shared a video along with his neighbors Hrithik Roshan and Sajid Nadiadwala. He captioned the video as, “5 mins at 5 pm : With my neighbours taking a moment to appreciate those who do not have this luxury of staying at home and working tirelessly to keep us safe. Thank you to all the essential service providers for your selfless work #JanataCurfew #BreakCorona @my_bmc #MumbaiPolice @hrithikroshan #SajidNadiadwala”. Along with Akshay, Ranveer Singh, Varun Dhawan, Amitabh Bachchan, Karan Johar, Kriti Sanon, Karisma kapoor, Priety Zinta also posted videos on their accounts. Amitabh Bachchan shared a heartfelt post on this account. He wrote, “Historic .. we are ONE .. and we have WON !! “शंख बजे औ ताल बजे , औ बजी है गणपत आरती ,
अद्भुत दृश्य सुना विश्व नें हम उत्तम उज्ज्वल भारती “ ~ AB
At 5pm on March 22nd the entire nation came out & applauded
NEVER SEEN ANYTHING LIKE THIS ! PROUD TO BE AN INDIAN - JAI HIND”.
While Tollywood actors like Ram Charan, Pawan Kalyan, Jr.NTR also took to their Instagram page and shared videos. - Akhila kakarala