Easter Sunday morning of April 21 turned out to be an unfortunate day as multiple explosions were reported in the Captial city of Sri Lanka. Reports inform that the explosions took at six places across the nation of which three were Churches and the other three were hotels. The horrific attack has left over 129 people dead and over 400 people have been injured. Condemning the attack and mourning the loss of people, Bollywood actress, Jacqueline Fernandez who is Sri Lankan by origin took to Twitter to express her grief.
The actress tweeted saying, "Extremely sad at the news of bombings in Sri Lanka. It’s unfortunate that one is not able to see that violence is like a chain reaction. This has to stop!" Jacqueline who is in Los Angeles was spotted a few days earlier, gracing a Broadway show. She even caught up with Bollywood colleague, Priyanka Chopra, at the venue. Sharing pictures post the meetup, Jacqueline uploaded a post on Instagram with “Queen P” and American singer-songwriter and actress, Orfeh. Serial Blasts In Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, Churches And Hotels Hit; Nearly 129 People Dead, Over 400 Injured.
Take a look at Jacqueline Fernandez's tweet here:
Extremely sad at the news of bombings in Sri Lanka. It’s unfortunate that one is not able to see that violence is like a chain reaction. This has to stop !
— Jacqueline Fernandez (@Asli_Jacqueline) April 21, 2019
The actress' tweet expressing her grief over the terror attack in Sri Lanka is getting immense support and love from her fans who are also left shocked by this incident.
At the moment, a helpline number for Indians trying to contact their loved ones in Sri Lanka has been tweeted by The High Commission of India in Colombo. The tweet reads, "Explosions have been reported in Colombo and Batticaloa today. We are closely monitoring the situation. Indian citizens in need of assistance or help and for seeking clarification may call the following numbers: +94777903082 +94112422788 +94112422789. In addition to the numbers given below, Indian citizens in need of assistance or help and for seeking clarification may also call the following numbers +94777902082 +94772234176."