The heart-broken people and celebrities were in shock and turned to social media to express their grief and condemn the Lahore blast killing about 13 people while wounding dozens.
On the eve of 13 February 2017, Chemists and owners of medical stores in Punjab had announced a demonstration near the Punjab Assembly building to protest the drug rules of the provincial government. An explosion hit when hundreds of protesters were present at the location. This tragic event resulted in the death 13 people while about 70 were injured.
Pakistani celebrities took to social media while prompting a global outpouring of grief and solidarity. Here’s what celebrities posted on social media:
Prayers with the victims of the horrific terror attack in Lahore
— Humayun Saeed (@iamhumayunsaeed) February 13, 2017
YES. THAT is it. Sad and shameful. https://t.co/YxBjQQ1NOy
— Mahira Khan (@TheMahiraKhan) February 13, 2017
Shocked & saddened by the blast in Lahore.Seen enough and
my Heart is not that strong enough anymore 2 take that kind of news anymore..
— Shoaib Akhtar (@shoaib100mph) February 13, 2017
— Mehreen Syed (@iMehreenSyed) February 13, 2017
So sad. #Lahoreblast. Prayers for the families.
— Ali Zafar (@AliZafarsays) February 13, 2017
My heart goes out to the people of Lahore and the families affected #LahoreBlast
— Amir Khan (@amirkingkhan) February 13, 2017
due to tragic incident in Lahore and Quetta we have cancelled today’s live show …we stand in sorrow and… https://t.co/SzWELirLZf
— Faysal Qureshi ?? (@faysalquraishi) February 14, 2017
Deepest condolences for the families of the victims, may we be able to survive this as a nation #LahoreBlast
— HUMAIMA MALICK (@HumaimaMalick) February 13, 2017
My heart bleeds for the victims of Lahore and Quetta blast.
— Imran Abbas (@ImranAbbas) February 13, 2017
Prayers for the victims of the bomb blast in Lahore. Incredible senseless tragedy. Innocent lives lost. My heart bleeds for Lahore.
— Hassan Sheheryar (@HSYCOUTUREKING) February 13, 2017
Reviewit.pk is deeply saddened with this act and prays for all the families impacted by this tragic incident.