Due to the pandemic coronavirus the country is observing a complete lockdown and due to the which the Bollywood has come to a standstill with celebrities are homebound in self-quarantine, the livelihood of the daily wage artistes and crew members of films have been badly hit.
Amongst many, Salman Khan has also come forward to help their crew in difficult times. A crew member from Salman Khan’s upcoming film, ‘Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai’ recently told a news portal that the actor has deposited money into the accounts of the crew members despite no shoots who were scheduled to work between March 26 to April 2.
Apart from this, Salman has also reportedly pledged to donate for 25,000 daily wage artistes of the Federation of Western India Cine Employees (FWICE), whose livelihood has been severely affected owing to the lockdown amid the coronavirus outbreak.
BN Tiwari, President of FWICE reportedly told another news portal that Salman had approached them and they have given him a count of the most affected workers from their association. They also stated that they will soon send him a list.
On the work front, Salman will next be seen in ‘Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai’. The actor will be seen reuniting with his ‘Bharat’ co-star Disha Patani in the film. Apart from Salman and Disha, the movie also features Jackie Shroff, Randeep Hooda and others in key roles.
Many Bollywood celebrities like Akshay Kumar, Varun Dhawan, Bhushan Kumar, Maniesh Paul, Randeep Hooda and others have come forward to donate for the PM-CARES fund.