COVID-19: Salman Khan promises financial support to 25,000 daily wage workers from film industry
Bollywood superstar Salman Khan’s Being Human Foundation has come forward to help Federation of Western Indian Cine Employees (FWICE)’s daily wage workers. They have pledged to support about 25,000 of the workers who have been affected badly by the complete lock down across the country by the government due to the Corona virus outbreak. It is learnr that Salman Khan’s foundation will directly transfer money to their bank accounts.
FWICE president B N Tiwari is quoted saying, “Salman’s Being Human Foundation has come forward to help daily wage workers. We have about 5 lakh workers out of which 25,000 are in dire need of financial help. Being Human Foundation said they will take care of these workers on their own. They have asked for account details of these 25,000 workers as they want to ensure that money reaches them directly.”
Down South, celebrities like Rajinikanth, Mohanlal, Chiranjeevi, Suriya, Karthi, Prabhas, Dhanush, Vijay Sethupathi, Sivakarthikeyan, Allu Arjun, Ram Charan, Pawan Kalyan and many others have contributed generously to help the workers of the film industry.