Akshay Kumar, who was last seen in Airlift, wrote that water scarcity is a 'problem' in the country, which is why one should opt for dry Holi. Arshad Warsi, star of films like Lage Raho Munna Bhai and Ishqiya also asked his fans to save water. Celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan also wished their fans
The festive mood has not deterred filmmakers from offering wholesome entertainers
After a no-show on New Year's Eve, TV channels are geared up to celebrate Holi in a big way with a riot of special shows dedicated to the festival of colours.
For most people, the festival of Holi has been about water balloons, water guns, tubs full of coloured water and multifarious colours - but leading Indian TV actors like Sanjeeda Sheikh and Karan Grover urge their fans to play a "waterless" Holi.