Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt posted on Twitter:
Just talked to Kunal & Sonali. They r both sitting on the Kathmandu runnway waiting for an aircraft to carry them back HOME.- Mahesh Bhatt (@MaheshNBhatt) April 26, 2015
Earlier in the day, Mr Bhatt tweeted:
Can someone help us search Kunal Deshmukh ( Director of my film Jannat ) in Kathmandu? He was living in The Gorkana Forest Resort.- Mahesh Bhatt (@MaheshNBhatt) April 26, 2015
In response, producer Ashvini Yardi and former Balaji Telefilms CEO Tanuj Garg had confirmed that Kunal is fine.
Tanuj Garg also confirmed Deshmukh's safety. He tweeted:
@MaheshNBhatt He text me this morning that he is safe and is figuring a way to return to Mumbai. This is as of 9am.- TANUJ GARG (@tanuj_garg) April 26, 2015
The quake that shook Nepal on April has already left 2,123 people dead, according to police.