In a text message to IANS, Kunal's friend and former Balaji Telefilms CEO Tanuj Garg said "He (Kunal) is stuck at the Kathmandu airport right now and figuring a way of returning. He is hoping to return ASAP."
Tanuj then also took to micro-blogging site Twitter to share the news. The post stated: "@kunal_deshmukh is still stuck at the KTM airport, figuring a way back home: note to media. #NepalEarthquake".
On Sunday, actor Emraan Hashmi also updated the location of the director and shared some images sent to him by Kunal from the Tribhuvan International Airport.
Jst got a pic from kunal deshmukh .He is at the airport trying to board the IAF flight out of kathmandu this evening pic.twitter.com/MGyZ8FwWyK- emraan hashmi (@emraanhashmi) April 26, 2015
A 7.9-magnitude earthquake, which rattled Nepal on Saturday, has left at least 3,218 people dead and around 6,500 injured. The tremors were felt across India as well leaving the people panic stricken.