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Coronavirus outbreak: Sara Ali Khan, Katrina Kaif, Kartik Aaryan, Deepika Padukone and other celebrities have been sharing uplifting posts on their social media accounts.

Written by A. Kameshwari , Anvita Singh , Sampada Sharma | New Delhi |
Updated: March 31, 2020 8:20:04 pm
coronavirus bollywood Celebs are donating towards coronavirus relief funds. (Photo: Sara Ali Khan/Instagram, Katrina Kaif/Instagram)

Bollywood celebrities like Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Anushka Sharma, Ayushmann Khurrana, Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, Varun Dhawan and Sonam Kapoor among others continue to encourage fans to stay home during the coronavirus outbreak.

Some celebrities have also made donations towards coronavirus relief efforts. Akshay Kumar recently donated Rs 25 crore towards Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s PM-CARES fund. Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas, Katrina Kaif, Bhumi Pednekar, Shilpa Shetty, Varun Dhawan and others have also pledged donations.

The total number of coronavirus cases in India crossed 1000 over the weekend, with 27 deaths so far.

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Here's what Bollywood celebrities are doing during self-isolation period.

20:19 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Sidharth Malhotra is 'self-introspecting'
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Quarantine with ‘the man in the mirror’

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20:00 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Here's what Karisma Kapoor has been up to
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Sun kissed solitude..🌞 #stayhome #keepeveryonesafe

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19:26 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Arjun Kapoor is reminiscing about old times
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Isolating Together since 1990. @anshulakapoor (Yes, that’s a car painted on my cupboard just don’t ask why) #selfisolation #quarantineandchill #partnerincrime

A post shared by Arjun Kapoor (@arjunkapoor) on

18:44 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Manoj Bajpayee asks everyone to stay safe
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It clearly says tha I got nothing better to do....7th day of lockdown ...hope all settle down in another 14 days till then take care and stay safe!!

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18:18 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Gurmeet Choudhary talks about self-isolation
17:19 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Tips donates towards PM Cares Fund

Tips Industries Ltd shared that they will be donating towards PM Cares Fund.

16:14 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Kareena, Saif and Taimur pledge support to UNICEF
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15:10 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Here's what Hina Khan is doing during lockdown
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Let’s keep the spirit High 😬😬😝

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14:31 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Rohit Shetty makes Rs 51 lakh contribution to FWICE

Ashoke Pandit thanked Rohit Shetty for making Rs 51 lakh contribution for daily-wagers of entertainment industry.

14:12 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Vicky Kaushal contributes Rs 1 crore

"While I am blessed enough to be seated with my loved ones in the comforts of my home, there are many who are not as fortunate. In this time of crisis, I humbly pledge to contribute an amount of Rs 1 crore to PM-CARES and Maharastra Chief Minister's Relief Fund," Vicky Kaushal's post read.

13:50 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Alia Bhatt: I salute the efforts of those on the frontlines

Alia Bhatt contributed to the PM-CARES Fund and Chief Minister Relief Fund (Maharashtra).

13:30 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Sara Ali Khan: Time to do a good deed

Actor Sara Ali Khan donated to PM CARES Fund and the Chief Minister's Relief Fund (Maharashtra).

12:40 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Surveen Chawla is indulging in self-care
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Well there are other kinds of masks in the world too..🦹🏽‍♀️

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Surveen Chawla posted selfies of herself with a caption, "There are other kinds of masts in the world too."

12:24 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Pooja Hegde is craving for a burger
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Craving for a Nando’s burger right now 😭😍🍔...what are you craving for? #quarantinedreams

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Pooja Hedge is craving for a burger in her self-quarantine time. The actor shared a photo on her Instagram account.

12:00 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Farah Khan appeals to make donation

Farah Khan has asked her fans to donate to Federation of Western India Cine Employee. "Every penny of yours will matter to those who have been entertaining you for decades," she wrote.

11:40 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Priyanka-Nick donate to multiple organisations including PM CARES Fund

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas have donated to Goonj, UNICEF, PM CARES Fund and others. She tweeted, "Thank you for everything you are doing. They need your support too, and we would implore you to donate as well. I have linked to each org with a swipe up in my donation is too small. Together we can help the world beat this."

11:26 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Ali Fazal stepped out in a mask
11:00 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Hina Khan shares her workout routine
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Wake up beauty, it’s time to beast.. #WorkOutWithHinaKhan #WorkOutInStyle #FitGirlsRock #21DayLockDown

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Hina Khan is inspiring her fans to stay fit by sharing photos of her workout routine.

10:41 (IST)31 Mar 2020
Hussain Kuwajerwala celebrates wife birthday in self-isolation

Hussain Kuwajerwala celebrated his wife Tina's birthday on March 30. The actor shared a photo on his Instagram.

“Baby Doll” singer Kanika Kapoor, who recently tested positive for coronavirus for the fourth time, took to her Instagram account on Monday to share that she isn’t in the ICU.

Also read: I hope my next test is negative: Kanika Kapoor

“Going off to bed. Sending you all loving vibes. Stay safe, you guys. Thank you for your concern but I am not in the ICU. I am fine. I hope my next test is negative. Waiting to go home to my kids and family. miss them!” Kanika wrote on Instagram

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