#5baje5minute trends as celebrities all over India applaud frontline workers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's called out to the nation to make some noise to show gratitude to people who are battling on the frontlines in the war against COVID19.

On this day when India voluntarily observed 'Janata Curfew' to break the chain, the videos shared on social media in answer to his call are overwhelming!

Here are some sports personalites and Bollywood celebrities applauding during '5baje5minute', which translates to 'For 5 minutes at 5 o'clock'. 

Bollywood director Karan Johar and family applauded to celebrate the unity of spirit and resilience.

Actor Akshay Kumar clapped for 5 minutes at 5pm to thank essential service providers for their selfless work.

Varun Dhawan joined at 5pm for 5 minutes and requested people his age to ensure their parents safety during India's fight agaist coronavirus.

Former Indian ace spinner, cricketer Harbhajan Singh thanked those who risked their lives to save many lives. 

Bollywood mega star Amitabh Bachchan saluted the nation with a 'Jai Hind' while commending the nations discipline. 


Marine Drive, Mumbai this morning .. this is what National discipline means .. JAI HIND !!

A post shared by Amitabh Bachchan (@amitabhbachchan) on

Actor Anupam Kher said that the whole country echoed with the sounds of gratitude.

Popular actor Vicky Kaushal of Uri fame saluted the 'real heroes'. 

Queen of Indian track and field, P T Usha said that India is united in the fight against COVID19.

Several sports personalities in India including cricketers came together to applaud the heroes working during this pandemic. 

A well deserved cheer for the essential service workers at the frontline brought together millions of Indians who stayed safe in their homes during 'Janata Curfew' from 9am to 7 pm today to break the chain of the coronavirus pandemic.