The film fraternity has come out strongly in their support for Sanjay Dutt. The Supreme Court on Thursday sentenced the actor to 5 year jail in the 1993 Bombay blasts case. The news of Sanjay Dutt’s sentence evoked strong reactions from his colleagues in Bollywood who were quite upset with the decision.
Read what the Bollywood fraternity wrote on twitter in support of Sanjay Dutt.
Priyanka Chopra: My heart goes out to Sanju sir and his family..the nicest gentlest person..I pray for some respite for him through our judiciary..
Karan Johar: I am truly shattered to hear of Sanju’s sentence…the nicest guy i have known just doesnt deserve this…my heart goes out to him….
Hrithik Roshan: I cannot comprehend. I know d law is d LAW. But I can bet my Life 2 say that Sanju sir doesn’t deserve this! D most loved man!i stand for Sanjay dutt.
Juhi Chawla: Extremely saddened by the news of Sanjay Dutt’s sentence.. These are tough times.. Strength and prayers to him & his family.
Arjun Rampal: My heart goes out to Sanju and his family. Just numbed by the news.
Arshad Warsi: I am numb, I don’t know what to say. Sanjay Dutt is not a criminal. This is too harsh a decision.
Bipasha Basu: Saddenned n shocked with the news about Sanjay Dutt’s Jail sentence.Strength to him n his family.
Amisha Patel: Feeling an awful pit in my stomach at sanjus judgement..he is a sweetheart..hope a miracle happens n saves him
Karan Malhotra: Feeling a deep sense of helplessness… Love you Sanjay sir. Really wish the world knew the real Sanjay Dutt… You don’t deserve this…
Ritesh Deshmukh: Having Worked with Sanjay Dutt in three films n 10yrs in d industry one thing I can say for sure is that he is the nicest n d most loved. One does respect the SC judgement- but in my personal capacity- my heart goes out to Sanju sir n his family.
Anubhav Sinha: Sending out a big big hug to Sanju. The most forgiving man I know. Sad he could not be forgiven himself.
Mahesh Bhatt: Heart Broken: Just heard that Sanjay Dutt has to go to jail for 5 years. I expected mercy! Alas it did not happen.
Neil Nitin Mukesh: Just heard about sanjay sir. I am so upset with the news. One of the finest people around. He deserves Love !!NOT THIS.
Sujoy Ghosh: I have never met a man with a bigger heart than sanjay dutt. i am not qualified to question the law of the land.. but it feels really bad.
Vishal Dadlani: I stand with @duttsanjay , always will. He’s my brother. He made mistakes, but he’s served more than his time, in terms of mental stress.
Zareen Khan: Feeling very sad abt the verdict. Lots of love, prayers, and strength fr Sanju Sir.
Celina Jaitly: I am shocked to hear the verdict on Mr Dutt.. My heart goes out to the Dutt family ..We all love you Mr Dutt ..
Milan Luthria: Heartbroken for Sanjay Dutt. And for our system that passes such a harsh sentence.
Ashish Chowdhry: There are bad guys,there are nice guys. @duttsanjay most definitely is the latter.By far.He’s the kindest n nicest guy I know.Im really sad.
Tanisha Mukherji: Ridiculous what is happening with Sanjay sir @duttsanjay !He does not deserve 2 b treated like this by his brethren! I am shocked &saddened!