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Celebrities Mourn Karachi Bus Attack

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| May 21 , 2015 , 16:49 IST
Ali Zafar After gunmen opened fire inside a bus carrying Ismaili Shia Muslims in the Pakistani port city of Karachi killing 45 people on Wednesday, celebrities like Pakistani actor-singer Ali Zafar and Bollywood star Arjun Rampal were left in shock. The incident took place near the city's Safoora Chowk area in the provincial capital of Sindh. At least 45 people were killed and 24 injured when the gunmen opened fire. Ali, who ventured into tinsel town with the Bollywood satire film "Tere Bin Laden" in 2010, took to micro-blogging website Twitter on Wednesday to express his grief. The "Mere Brother Ki Dulhan" actor, who had earlier brought together celebrities for the video of his single "Urein ge" to pay tribute to the victims of last year's Peshawar massacre. Actress Taapsee Pannu, who co-starred with Ali in the movie "Chashme Baddoor" in 2013, wrote: Pakistani singer Shafqat Amanat Ali Khan was "angered" by the incident. Arjun Rampal also took to Twitter to write about the incident. South Indian actress Lakshmi Manchu wrote: