Yesterday as all the South East Asian nations issued a tsunami alert post a massive 8.7 magnitude earthquake that struck off the coast of Indonesia, actor-filmmaker Pooja Bhatt was caught in the tsunami scare while she was doing recce for their forthcoming film Jism 2 in Phuket, Thailand.
Pooja tweetd, “Earthquake in Indonesia. Tremors felt in Phuket. Tsunami warnings being issued! Been asked to stay put at a location short-listed for #Jism2 in Phuket. All we can do is wait for the ocean to recede…”
Pooja was accompanied by her Jism 2 co-producer Dino Morea. She tweeted, “To all of you who have expressed concern about the @jism2 crew in Phuket, Thank you & relax! Only Dino Morea and myself here at the moment!”
Dino also tweeted about the tsunami scare, “In Phuket at the moment, and a serious Tsunami warning. Been advised to stay on higher ground for the next few hours.”
However, the tsunami alert which was sounded in 28 countries after the massive earthquake was later called off.
“All well now folks! Tsunami alert called off! Roads re-opened,music levels raised,bubbly being poured. Hallelujah/Praise the lord!”, Pooja tweeted.