At the 88th Academy Awards on February 28 in Los Angeles, DiCaprio, in his Oscar acceptance speech for “The Revenant”, said: “Climate change is real. It is happening right now. It is the most urgent threat affecting our entire species”. While actor Irrfan Khan agreed that “climate change is real”, actress Jacqueline Fernandez referred to “The Revenant” actor’s speech when rain came as a surprise in Mumbai, leading to a dip in temperature.
Here’s what celebrities had to say: Irrfan Khan: Be Mausam Barsaat, Climate change is real and it’s happening, Mumbai Rains! Jacqueline Fernandez: This is what Leo DiCaprio was talking about at the Oscars.
Tisca Chopra: Unexpectedly delightful weather… And I am dubbing… What a bummer! Divya Dutta: Raining in Mumbai? Bin mausam barsaat! Nice! Chandigarh is hot Ashwin Mushran: Monsoon has come a little early this year don’t you think? Damn Climate Change! Mumbai Rains! Armaan Malik: Mumbai Rains ki Wajah Tum Ho.