Akshay Kumar is doing his best to help people during these tough time of the pandemic. The superstar has now lent forward his helping hands to the daily-wage workers. These workers are members of Cine & TV Artists Association (CINTAA) and the actor has donated Rs 45 lakh to help them.
Amit Behl, senior joint secretary of CINTAA has confirmed the news of Akshay Kumar donating to help the workers. Amit told Mid Day, “We are grateful to Akshay for helping in such trying times. The initiative was taken up by executive committee member and actor Ayub Khan. He roped in Jaaved Jaaferi to help connect with Sajid Nadiadwala and Akshay Kumar.”
He added, “Without any delay, Akshay requested for the list of our members. We have been receiving messages of gratitude from the 1,500 daily wagers he helped.” Amit shared that both Akshay Kumar and Sajid Nadiadwala have transferred Rs 3000 to the bank account of every member. The duo has assured that they will do anything that’s required to help the CINTAA members.
Meanwhile, Akshay Kumar has also come in support of a campaign that aims in providing sanitary pads and kits of female daily wage workers. The actor even urged citizens to donate as much they can to help women in amid lockdown.
On the work front, the actor has interesting films in the line-up. He will be seen in Sooryavanshi, Laxmmi Bomb, Prithviraj and Atrangi Re.