A shocking piece of news came when a massive fire broke out in Sarthana area of Surat on Friday taking as many as 21 young lives and leaving several injured. The flame which broke out at an institute centre caused a great deal of cataclysms and the whole structure was immersed on fire prompting the loss of youthful lives. A lot of pictures that have come up shows a lot of students hopping off the multi-story building to save themselves from the fire and the smoke.
A Surat fire authority said that as many as 19 fire tenders and two water driven stages were squeezed into administration to soak the flame and salvage those stuck inside the structure. The fire was soaked within 60 minutes from the building that had no safety equipment inside. The social media is filled with condolence messages for the families who lost young lives. Even few Bollywood celebrities raged Twitter with their sympathy messages.
Here's what celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Jawed Akhtar, Sonu Sood, Raveen Tandon etc wrote on their timeline:
T 3174 - Terrible tragedy in Surat .. a devastating fire and 14-17 year old children caught in it jump off the building and perish ..— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) May 24, 2019
Grief beyond expression .. prayers 🙏🙏🙏
Deeply saddened to hear about the Fire Tragedy in #Surat today. My condolences go out to the grieving families and pray for the speedy recovery of the injured.— Urmila Matondkar (@OfficialUrmila) May 24, 2019
My heart goes out to the parents and loved ones of the victims .. 🙏🏻🕉🙏🏻 what a terrible tragedy. https://t.co/k2CuoYaJVI— Raveena Tandon (@TandonRaveena) May 24, 2019
Sad & pained 2 see d visuals from #Surat fire accident that cost 19 lives.— Ashoke Pandit (@ashokepandit) May 25, 2019
D visuals of students jumping down to save their lives sends shivers down your spine.
May God gv strength to d families of those who lost their loved one’s & those injured gt wl soon. #SuratFireTragedy
My condolences to the families of the victims..may their souls rest in peace.This is so heartbreaking 🙏🏻 We really need to be more diligent about our security and safety rules and conditions.Stricter laws and better implementation #SuratfireTragedy https://t.co/NRXX8MraE3— bhumi pednekar (@bhumipednekar) May 24, 2019
Deeply shocked and saddened to hear about the Surat fire tragedy. Heartbreaking. Prayers.— Shraddha (@ShraddhaKapoor) May 24, 2019
So sad to hear about the fire tragedy in Surat. So many precious young lives lost. So horrific!!! My condolences to the families who lost their children. #suratfiretragedy— sonu sood (@SonuSood) May 24, 2019
It is really a huge tragedy that 17 young people were burnt alive in Surat . My heart felt condolence to their family and friends. The municipalities of all the cities in our country should be much strict and insistent to make every building adhere to fire safety rules .— Javed Akhtar (@Javedakhtarjadu) May 25, 2019
We hope the sould of the lost lives rest in peace!