Veteran actor Chandrashekhar passed away today. He was 97. The actor was best known for essaying the role of Arya Sumant in Ramanand Sagar's television series, ‘Ramayan’.
Actors Hrithik Roshan, Vicky Kaushal and Sakshi Tanwar among others step forward amid COVID crisis and donate to CINTAA to help daily wage artists.
The official Twitter handle of Cine & TV Artistes’ Association (CINTAA) while sharing Shivkumar Verma's health update also wrote that he is also suspected of COVID-19 and his hospital expenses need to be taken care of. They even tagged various Bollywood celebrities like Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan and Salman Khan and asked them for help.
This observation comes in the wake of Rhea being mobbed and heckled by paparazzi on her way to the NCB office on Monday.
FWICE and CINTAA had called off the shoots as the IFTPC had not met their demands of working in eight-hour shifts and providing insurance cover of Rs 50 lakh for workers. Now, after a virtual meeting on Wednesday held between IFTPC, FWICE, and CINTAA, issues have been worked on.
Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has once again come forward and donated Rs 45 lakh to help 1500 members of Cine & TV Artistes’ Association (CINTAA) for the distressed artists who are badly hit by the pandemic.
Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan has now donated a sum of Rs 25 lakhs to the Cine and TV Artistes' Association (CINTAA) which will provide help to as many as 4,000 daily-wage artists who come under its purview.
Actor Amit Behl, senior joint secretary, CINTAA remarked, "Unlike some of the other associations, as a union, we don't have a big corpus or are cash-rich. We appeal to our A-listers to help our members better."