Coronavirus outbreak: Madhuri Dixit, Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif raise awareness

Updated: Mar 21, 2020, 09:34 | Nikita Sawant
  • Madhuri Dixit-Nene, Shriram Nene, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    Madhuri Dixit helped her fans and followers understand the importance of downtime during these trying times. This picture shows Bollywood's Dancing Queen Madhuri Dixit-Nene relaxing with her husband Shriram Nene and son and catching up on a movie while quarantined at home. She wrote, "Making the most of this quarantine by spending some quality time with my family... Everyone, please take the necessary precautions. Take care. Stay safe. Love, MD." (All pictures/Instagram, Twitter accounts of celebrities)

  • Madhuri Dixit-Nene, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    This picture is a screengrab from a video that showed a Greek woman dancing to Madhuri's classic song 'Ek Do Teen' to get away from the stress of coronavirus, which the actress then shared with the tweet, "Loved this video... There are soo many things that we can do at home, spend time with our loved ones, learn and discover new things, workout, dance, sing & do whatever you never got to do because of your busy schedule. Let's make the most of this time, stay safe and stay home! (sic)"

  • Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    Priyanka Chopra Jonas, too, has been instrumental on social media when it comes to making her fans aware about the importance of self-isolation and social distancing. 

  • Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    In fact, PeeCee will also be arranging a live talk with Dr Tedros of the World Health Organisation so that people could ask questions and resolve their doubts about COVID-19. She wrote, "Ask them all your questions about #Covid19 and get your answers straight from the source."

  • Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    Priyanka Chopra also shared how she's been spending her time at home. Besides helping people manoeuvre their way around the pandemic, the Quantico actress has also been chilling out with her pet dogs, Diana and Gino. Priyanka captioned this photo: "Staying home during this time is the safest thing to do. @ginothegerman giving mommy hugs makes it so much better..."

  • Priyanka Chopra Jonas, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    Priyanka Chopra also emphasised on the importance of reverting to the age-old way of greeting people, i.e., with a namaste. It's safe, hygienic, and so respectful! She wrote, "It's all about the Namaste. An old but also new way to greet people in a time of change around the world. Please stay safe everyone!"

  • Katrina Kaif, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    Katrina Kaif has been all about keeping fit and active while stuck at home! Gyms and fitness studios shutting down is no big deal for this fit diva; Kat has taken to working out at home! Katrina shared videos of herself working out with her buddy and trainer Yasmin Karachiwala and wrote, "#WorkoutFromHome. Can't go to the gym so sharing the workout that Yas and I did at home. Stay safe and be active if u can."

  • Katrina Kaif, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    Katrina also appealed to her fans to stay at home and be safe. She shared this photo of herself with sister Isabelle and friends Yasmin and Karishma Kohli. Katrina wrote, " hope everyone is staying safe... please follow all precautionary safety measures as recommended by the health professionals... exercise and meditation help your body's immune system... keep your environment clean and happy."

  • Katrina Kaif, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    Katrina Kaif also shared a few posts by Instagram user @DudeWithSign that were about COVID-19 and how to stay safe from it.

  • Katrina Kaif, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    Katrina, whose film Sooryavanshi's release date has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, seems to have taken her passion for playing the guitar seriously. The actress shared a post where she can be seen playing the guitar, but she shared it without the sound! Keep at it, Kat, and we're sure you'll be amazing!

    Are you rekindling your passion for any old/new hobbies while being quarantined at home?

  • Jacqueline Fernandez, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    Jacqueline Fernandez, too, proved that keeping fit while in quarantine can keep your mind happy and healthy. The actress has been sharing videos of herself working out at home, and this picture shows her doing a Surya Namaskar. Jackie wrote, "This is 1 surya namaskar, 20 mins you can do 20 and it's a great workout! I do 108. yoga to the rescue!!!"

  • Malaika Arora, Coronavirus, COVID-19

    Malaika Arora, who loves working out at the gym or going to her yoga studio, is currently stuck at home. But the actress isn't fretting yet as she, too, is busy exercising at home! Malaika shared an informative post on Instagram about coronavirus: "Ensure you're constantly following the WHO recommended safety and hygiene steps and staying indoors as much as possible. It's the time to come together in spirit and do our bit to avoid the infection, ask our loved ones to keep calm and most importantly, each one of us needs to be responsible for ourselves, first. It's all these little steps that are going to be the change. Stay safe, stay healthy."

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COVID-19, aka Coronavirus, was recently declared a pandemic by the World Health Organisation, and it certainly has brought life to a standstill across the world. The outbreak has taken thousands of lives and has rendered countless others sick and quarantined. In such a situation, where people are undergoing self-isolation and social distancing, Bollywood actresses like Madhuri Dixit-Nene, Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Katrina Kaif are leading the front in raising awareness about COVID-19 and how staying home is the best way to stay safe. Here's how these three leading ladies and a few other celebs have been raising awareness.