Bollywood celebrities have come out in support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's request to drive away darkness and light lamps on April 5 at 9 pm. The move aims at showing solidarity at a time of the global outbreak of the coronavirus. Veteran actress Hema Malini wrote 'let us take an oath to be with our PM in this long & arduous war against the deadly Corona virus'. Kangana Ranaut's sister Rangoli Chandel wrote 'very fortunate to have a leader like Narendra Modi, after today’s PM speech I am very confident we will win the fight against Corona, let’s all light diyas'. Taapsee Paanu wrote 'New task is here'. Film director Vivek Agnihotri wrote 'PM knows how to lead Indians emotionally and spiritually'. Dedicating a poem, CBFC Chairman Prasoon Joshi wrote 'Let’s support PM's call to fight the darkness of disease and despair by igniting the light of hope in us'.