Prayers pour in for Yuvraj Singh
Mumbai: Celebrities from all walks of life have been logging on to their micro-blogging sites to wish cricketer Yuvraj Singh a speedy recovery.
The dashing all-rounder, who played a vital role in helping Team India lift the World Cup last year, was diagnosed with lung cancer last month.
He is presently in the US, undergoing chemotherapy.
Celebrities including Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minsiter Omar Abdulla and Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan have offered prayers to the Almighty to bring Yuvraj on the road to recovery at the earliest.
Here’s taking a look at what the celebrities had tweeted:
Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi:
Sad to hear about ill-health of Yuvraj Singh. He is a fighter and am sure he`ll come out of it very soon and play again for India
Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan:
Shocked to learn of Yuvraj Singh down with cancer..Yuvraj if you read this, know that we all pray for you..All shall and will be well
Business tycoon Vijay Mallya
If media reports r true, I am devastated 2 hear that my friend Yuvraj Singh has cancer. I pray 2 Balaji that he recovers n is back in action
Shaan: Yuvraj Singh will come back stronger, more determined and reach greater Heights... A special prayer for his quick and complete recovery!!!
Jammu & Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdulla:
Here`s wishing Yuvraj Singh a speedy & complete recovery. On a good day there are few cricketers more exciting than him.
Abhishek Bachchan thanked Yuvi for birthday wishes and wrote:
@yuvsingh09 thank you so much my brother. Get well soon. Big hug
Actress and Producer Dia Mirza:
Very upset to hear about Yuvraj! Let's pray for his recovery. I know he's a fighter and he'll win this match.
Filmmaker Kunal Kohli:
Yuvraj has done so much for Indian cricket.This world cup might not have happened without him. Let's pray for his recovery. Get well Yuvi
TV actress and politician Smriti Irani:
Heard about Yuvraj Singh`s ill health. Hope he recovers soon. Prayers wid him n his family. Here`s wishing him all d best.
Actress and producer Ameesha Patel:
Praying for my friend yuvraj. He has to get well. Everyone pls pray for him .. He must fight this awful illness
Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adarsh:
Praying for Yuvraj Singh to have a complete and quick recovery. You are in my thoughts and my prayers.
Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit:
Wishing Speedy Recovery to Yuvraj Singh.A fighter & Winner on the field will succeed in fighting the disease also.