Amid the nationwide lockdown because of the novel coronavirus outbreak, many daily wage earners have got adversely affected. These people have lost their livelihood and they are helpless. Even the daily wagers of the entertainment industry have suffered a major blow as the Bollywood and television industry has come to a standstill because of the coronavirus scare.
However, many prominent personalities of the nation have stepped forward to provide financial help along with the daily necessities. Amongst them is Bollywood’s superstar Salman Khan, he has been providing ration and financial support to those who have been impacted during the coronavirus outbreak.
Earlier last month, Salman Khan provided financial aid by transferring money into the accounts of 25,000 daily wage earners who were in desperate need. The Dabangg actor didn’t stop there as now he pledged to extend help towards additional 7000 daily wage earners of the entertainment fraternity.
The 54-year old actor has also helped 90 vertically challenged wage workers associated with All India Special Artistes Association (AISAA), a wing for FWICE.
Salman also arranged for food supplies for thousands of people from various corners of the state. A video of Salman’s noble deed went viral on the internet where truckloads of essentials were sent to the villagers around them his farmhouse.
The Bharat actor has also been active on social media to spread awareness about the novel coronavirus outbreak and urging people to stay indoors to combat the spread of the virus and practice social distancing when in public spaces.
On the work front, Salman Khan was last seen in Dabangg 3 alongside Sonakshi Sinh and Saie Manjrekar. The film did an average business at the Box Office.
Up next, he will be in Prabhu Deva directed Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai. The film was slated to release on May 22, 2020, but the release of the film will be postponed amid the COVID-19 pandemic.