In the toughest times of the pandemic, many BTown celebs have raised their hands to support the poor. Producer Aditya Chopra is also amongst them, he has been silently helping the daily wage earners of the industry.
Recently it was reported that Aditya Chopra has pledged to finance the vaccination drive of almost 30,000 daily wagers of the industry. The unions of the industry like FWICE and IMPPA have written to CM Uddhav Thackeray to permit them to conduct a vaccination drive
Apart from providing financial aid with the vaccination, Chopra has been helping the workers since last year.
He extended his financial help to 3,000 daily wagers last year. This time he has gone a step ahead and provide ration kits to all of them. The ration kits will be enough to suffice a family of four. He will also directly transfer Rs. 5,000 to females and senior citizens.
Chopra has also launched Yash Chopra Saathi Initiative to provide financial aid to the workers. While Yash Chopra Foundation will be giving out the ration kits and other facilities.