More Kollywood celebrities come forward to help FEFSI workers
With each passing day, more celebrities from Tamil film industry are coming forward to offer financial assistance to Film Employees Federation of South India (FEFSI) workers who are suffering due to the Corona virus outbreak. Film industries across the country have been severely hit. While actors and filmmakers have the privilege to take a break, it is the daily wage laborers of the industry who have been affected big time.
FEFSI president RK Selvamani had requested industry insiders to provide financial assistance to the workers. As a first, actors Karthi, Suriya and their father Sivakumar together donated Rs 10 lakhs. Superstar Rajinikanth has donated a whopping sum of Rs 50 lakhs to to. It is equal to 25 percent of the money requested by the FEFSI president
Dhanush has contributed Rs 15 lakh while celebrities like Kamal Haasan, Shankar, Sivakarthikeyan and Vijay Sethupathi have also given Rs 10 lakhs each. Actors like Parthiben, Prakash Raj and Manobala have also provided 250, 150, and 10 bags of rice weighing 25 kg each respectively.