Dance India Dance 2014 edition’s second runner-up Biki Das was hit by a bike while he was out for food delivery on his own two-wheeler.
According to a report, Biki was forced to work as a food delivery guy in Kolkata as he was out of work for quite some time. Earlier, he used to work as a dance mentor and also performed in stage shows but due to lockdown, stage shows are not being held and Biki had no work so, in order to make ends meet, he started working as a food delivery guy in Kolkata.
As per the report of hospital sources, the dancer was immediately rushed to the hospital where Biki was detected with broken ribs and sustainable several injuries however, now he is out of danger.
On Saturday his wife Sangeeta registered an FIR at the Lake police station. Police is investigating the matter.
With movie theatres shut, artists are finding it difficult to make a living in Mumbai. Many went back to their hometowns last year to pick up smaller jobs.
In this context, Suchismita Routray, a camera assistant in Bollywood, was forced to return to her hometown in Cuttack, where she began selling momos to make ends meet. Suchismita who worked for six years in the film industry was helped by Amitabh Bachchan and Salman Khan to reach her home. Recently the Federation of Western Indian Cine Employees said many actors such as Salman Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan have been helping members of the film industry with financial support. Moreover, Salman Khan pledged to offer monetary help to 25,000 daily wage earners of the film industry.