Coronavirus turned out to be havoc in India and the film industry has also been affected due to the lockdown. At the same time, the daily workers working on the film sets are being hit more. Meanwhile, the Federation of Western India Cine Employees (film industry worker’s union in Mumbai) has requested film personalities to help small laborers. For this, the Federation has requested many Bollywood personalities for help. But no star has come forward to help these laborers.
According to a report, the federation has also demanded money from Superstar Amitabh Bachchan to help the workers. Reportedly, FWICE President BN Tiwari has told in a media interview that he mailed Amitabh Bachchan on March 25. The day 21-day lockdown was announced. And asked for financial help from Amitabh Bachchan during this difficult time. But so far no response has been received from Big B. Although the Federation still hopes that Amitabh Bachchan and the stars will definitely help.
Celebrities who Gave Donations
Let us tell you that many celebs have helped in different relief funds, including Hrithik Roshan, Kapil Sharma, etc. Apart from them, the majority of actors giving donations are from South Industry. So far many stars have come forward to help people. Celebs like Prabhas helped with 4 crores. Chiranjeevi helped with 1 crore, Mahesh Babu 30 lakhs, and Rajinikanth helped with 50 lakhs.
However, now FWICE has released another statement saying that many celebs have started donating money. Bollywood singer Dhvani Bhanushali has donated 55 thousand rupees to the Film and Television Producers Guild of India. The help was for daily workers so that those laborers can get some help. At the same time, Sonam Kapoor has also appealed to donate money. There are expectations that the entire Bollywood will come forward to help the younger worker.