Celebrities react to Salman Khan’s court verdict

Court convicted Salman Khan in the infamous 2002 hit and run case and the news came as a big shock for the film industry and fans. Celebrities took to twitter to express their grief over the news.

Here’s what they tweeted:

Sonakshi Sinha#Terrible news. Dnt knw wht to say except tht will stand by @BeingSalmanKhan no matter what. Hes a good man and no 1 can tk tht away frm him.

Alia Bhatt#It hurts when your own are punished, even if they are in the wrong. We love you and are standing by you

Bipasha Basu#@BeingSalmanKhan is a man who has always helped d underprivileged!A man who has done so much humanitarian work.Prayers for a fair judgement.

My prayers are with @BeingSalmanKhan and his family who I know love this country and respect its judiciary.

My previous tweet was NOT a comment on the proceedings of the verdict. It was an emotional confession of a grateful friend. #SalmanKhan

Cant wrap my head around what's happening,scary how fickle life is,hope n pray he emerges stronger like he has in the past @BeingSalmanKhan

Dis Mirza#He is the man that saved my Mothers life. That I will never forget. #SalmanKhan

12:26 PM - 6 May 2015

Arjun Kapoor#It doesn't matter what anyone or any court says he doesn't deserve this at any level...will stand by @BeingSalmanKhan no matter what...

Mika Singh#I stand for the man who stands for everyone .. Always respect you big brother @BeingSalmanKhan your fans R with you???? pic.twitter.com/MAjjjRx9Gp

Ritesh Deshmukh#Not commenting on courts verdict- but my heart goes out 2 @BeingSalmanKhan :large hearted & 1 of d finest people I hv met in this industry.

Shobhaa De#Now is the time to truly Be Human...

Priyam Singh#Sad sad sad he is paying the prize of being a star..

— Pritam Singh (@iampritampyaare)

Wajid Khan#My Maa is not well I'm sitting by her side n praying 4 @BeingSalmanKhan n heart is wth his family #WeLoveYouSalmanKhan...