Bollywood star Aamir Khan & director Rohit Shetty raised their helping hand to provide financial help to the ailing film maker Kalpana Lajmi, who has been diagnosed with a malignant tumor in the kidney.
Kalpana Lajmi, who is known for making off-beat parallel cinema, especially women oriented films like Rudaali, Daman & Chingaari is currently facing financial crisis after being diagnosed with a tumor in her left kidney.
When film maker & social activist Ashoke Pandit came to know about Lajmi’s problem he spoke to Aamir & Rohit.
Ashoke Pandit said that he is associated with the Indian Film & Television Director’s Association & they do approach actors & directors whenever they need any financial help. After knowing about Kalpana’s problem he met Aamir & his film maker wife Kiran Rao. He spoke about Kalpana’s financial crisis to which the couple gave six lakh rupees.
Director Rohit Shetty also served as a helping hand by giving two lakhs. Within 24 hours sufficient financial help was provided to which Ashoke is very obliged & he also said that he will meet other industry people if more financial help is needed.
Kalpana is currently taking treatment in Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, where she has to undergo dialysis three times a week.