new Delhi. Bollywood actor and brand ambassador of West Bengal Shah Rukh Khan has expressed concern for the people affected by cyclone Amfan, which is causing havoc in the state. The storm has also affected parts of Odisha.
Shah Rukh tweeted on Friday, “My prayers, consolations and love for the people affected by the devastation of cyclone Amfan in Bengal and Odisha.” The news has made me feel very empty. Each of them is my own. Like my family. We must remain strong in the clock of waiting till we can smile together again. “
My prayers, thoughts & love to those affected by the devastation caused by cyclone Amphan in Bengal & Odisha. The news has left me feeling hollow. Each & everyone of them is my own. Like my family. We must stay strong through these testing times until we can smile together again.
– Shah Rukh Khan (@iamsrk) May 22, 2020
Other Bollywood celebrities have also expressed their concern for the residents of the cyclone affected areas on social media.
Cyclone Amfan had knocked over West Bengal on Wednesday afternoon and caused heavy damage in various parts of the state with heavy rains ranging from 155 kmph to 185 kmph. According to sources, about 80 people have lost their lives due to the cyclone.