KGF star Yash expressed his gratitude towards volunteers stepping out to help during Odisha Train Tragedy crisis, and prayed for those who has passed away and wished a speedy recovery for those who survived. He tweeted, “It’s difficult to describe in words how heart-wrenching the train tragedy of Odisha is. My deepest condolences to the families of the deceased and praying for the speedy recovery of those injured. Gratitude to the people who have come out in large numbers to help with rescue operations”
Salman Khan wrote, “Really saddened to hear abt the accident, May God rest the souls of the deceased in peace, Protect n give strength to the families n the injured from this unfortunate accident”
Actor Sanjay Dutt also tweeted, “Sending my heartfelt condolences to the victims of the accident. It's a tragedy that no words can fully express. Praying for the injured and hoping for their speedy recovery”
At least 261 people were killed and around 900 were injured in a horrific three-train collision in Odisha's Balasore, the country's deadliest rail accident in more than 20 years.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit the train accident site and meet with injured people at hospitals in Cuttack.