Bollywood director Kunal Deshmukh, who was in Kathmandu when the devastating earthquake hit the Himalayan nation, is still stuck there and waiting at the airport to return to Mumbai.
In a text message, Deshmukh's friend and former Balaji Telefilms CEO Tanuj Garg said, "He (Deshmukh) is stuck at the Kathmandu airport right now and figuring a way of returning. He is hoping to return ASAP."
Garg then also took to micro-blogging site Twitter to share the news. The post stated, "@kunal_deshmukh is still stuck at the KTM airport, figuring a way back home: note to media. #NepalEarthquake".
On Sunday, actor Emraan Hashmi also updated the location of the director and shared some images sent to him by Deshmukh from the Tribhuvan International Airport.
"Jst got a pic from kunal deshmukh. He is at the airport trying to board the IAF flight out of kathmandu this evening," he wrote.
A 7.9-magnitude earthquake, which rattled Nepal on Saturday, has
left at least 3,218 people dead and around 6,500 injured. The
tremors were felt across India as well leaving the people panic