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Kangana Ranaut, Javed Akhtar, Swara Bhaskar Reacts to ‘Satanic Verses’ Author Salman Rushdie’s Stabbing

| 13-08-2022 01:11 PM 9

Various Bollywood stars have reacted in the wake of an Indian-born British-American novelist and author, Salman Rushdie. On Friday, the ‘Satanic Verses’ author was at an event in New York, USA. Celebs like ‘Queen’ actress Kangna Ranaut, lyricist Javed Akhtar, ‘Khosla Ka Ghosla’ actor Ranvir Shorey and ‘Veerey Di Wedding’ actress Swara Bhaskar reacted to the brutal incident.

Salman Rushdie

On Twitter, Javed Akhtar wrote, “I condemn the barbaric attack on Salman Rushdie by some fanatic. I hope that NY police and the court will take the strongest action possible against the attacker”. Similarly, Swara Bhaskar expressed her dismay and wrote “Thoughts and prayers for #SalmanRushdie. Shameful, condemnable and dastardly this attack! #SalmanRushdieStabbed”.

Salman Rushdie

Kangana Ranaut posted on her Insta Story and wrote “Another day another appalling act by jihadis. The Satanic Verses is one of the greatest book of it's time… I am shaken beyond words… Appalling”.

Salman Rushdie’s agent Andrew Wylie shared his health update with The New York Times. He said “will likely lose one eye; the nerves in his arm were severed; and his liver was stabbed and damaged. The news is not good”.

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