In what can be called as another dreaded terrorist attack, at-least 84 people have been mowed down to death, after a truck ploughed into a crowd of late-night revellers celebrating Bastille Day in the French Resort of Nice earlier on Friday morning.
The driver was shot dead after barrelling the truck for two kilometres (1.3 miles) through the festive crowd leaving blood stained lifesless bodies all around.
The attack which left the world in shock has been described as the “worst catastrophe” in the French Riviera’s modern history.
Bollywood celebrities like Akshay Kumar, Karan Johar, Shahid Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and many more on Friday took to social networking site twitter to express shock and condemn the terror attack in Nice, France.
Akshay Kumar: Sad to wake up to the news of the Nice Attack! Heart breaking! I was there last year, beautiful place and people. Prayers for the families of the victims.
Shahid Kapoor: Shame shame shame. Inhuman and cowardly.
Karan Johar: This is just deeply tragic….#Nice
Randeep Hooda: An eye for an eye makes the whole world blind.Mindless.Sad.Only when every human life will be equally precious can it all stop.
Madhuri Dixit-Nene: Deeply saddened by the loss of precious lives. My thoughts & prayers are with the bereaved families. #NiceAttack
Anushka Sharma: Heartbreaking!! How many more times will we witness horrific attacks against humanity cannot express the anger
Preity zinta: Omg ! Praying for everyone involved in the Nice Attack.
Sonu Nigam: Not a very ‘Nice’ Morning. RIP God!
Sunny Leone: My heart goes out to all the victims and families who have been hurt by all this violence everywhere. God Bless and pray for peace on earth! It’s not safe anywhere anymore!keep your eyes and ears alert and if you see or hear anything please report it.stay strong citizens of the world!
Bipasha Basu: Heart goes out to all the victims of yet another shocking and brutal act of terrorism. NiceAttack.
Riteish Deshmukh: When will this madness end. Nice Attack. Prayers.
Kunal Kohli: Nice terror attacks yet again! Is there an end to this? Or there isn’t? Tired of saying this…
Madhur Bhandarkar: Sad to know about the Nice Attack. My prayers and heartfelt condolences to the victims and families of the terrible tragedy. Pray For Nice. RIP
Neha Dhupia: The news about the Nice Attack is heartbreaking,how many more innocent lives will this world have to go thru before it all ends. Je Suis Nice.
Sajid Khan: Sad. very sad…heartfelt prayers for the victims and their families…Nice Attack.
Sophie Choudry: More innocent lives lost..Shocked, angry, heartbroken! Was in Nice last month! All my prayers for the families. Restez fort. Nice Attack.