The Indian government took a major decision yesterday by superseding article 370(1) which removes the special autonomy tag off Jammu & Kashmir. Mixed reactions have been received from all the corners of the World. But it would interest us very much in knowing how the celebrities of our country have reacted to this information. Here are some of the tweets and posts of celebrated Indian personalities.
Veteran Actor and former Chairman of Censor Board tweeted, “The Kashmir solution has begun.”
Famous Bollywood actress Dia Mirza, who has recently separated from his husband, tweeted, “My thoughts are with #Kashmir. Praying for Kashmir. #KashmirNeedsAttention
Famous Novel writer Chetan Bhagat tweeted, “August 5, 2019. Kashmir is finally free. Free to grow, free to make a future. #Article370 goes. #OneCountryOneSystem
Renowned Bollywood movies Director Madhur Bhandarkar tweeted, “Wow Historic Moment. Article 370 going
Actor Vivek Oberoi who has been in news for his last few tweets tweeted a congratulatory message to Mr. Modi and Mr. Shah, “This is the greatest homage to all those braves martyred for the dream of a United India.
Meanwhile, Zaira Wasim, a Kashmiri resident, who quit acting some time back, wrote, “This too shall pass! #Kashmir
“Bajrangi Bhaijaan” actor Mir Sarwar, also from Kashmir hoped “for the safety and peace for the people of J&K”, while Kashmiri actress Sheen Dass was “very happy with the news” she felt it would be “a gate opener for new, positive things, and for the betterment of people from Jammu and Kashmir”.
“After 72 years, such a step has been taken by the government, and I feel this is huge. As Indians we are all proud. I am sure all the problems Jammu and Kashmir has been facing for years will be resolved soon, with new investment coming in the state, generating new infrastructure and employment. I think we should actually celebrate,” said famous bollywood star Sonu Sood.
Paresh Rawal, actor and former BJP MP, carried on this bandwagon by tweeting. “Today is the true and complete independence of our motherland in the true sense of the word. India becomes one!!! Jai Hind.”