Aditya Chopra requests Maharashtra CM to help YRF vaccinate 30,000 cine staff

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Mumbai: In the aftermath of the raging 2nd question of COVID-19 successful India, Yash Raj Films caput honcho Aditya Chopra has pledged to vaccinate the regular workers of the full Hindi movie industry.

YRF, successful an statement, has urged the Maharashtra Chief Minister, Uddhav Thackeray, to let the institution to acquisition 30,000 COVID-19 vaccines and instrumentality attraction of each the expenses related to the immunisation programme for these workers.

Akshaye Widhani elder Vice President of YRF said successful a statement, "With the movie manufacture going done an unprecedented time, determination is an urgent request to restart astatine the earliest truthful that thousands of workers tin commencement earning their livelihood again and support their families. Yash Raj Films, done The Yash Chopra Foundation, would similar to connection its enactment successful this regard."

It further adds, "We person sent a petition to the Chief Minister of Maharashtra to allocate and let america to acquisition COVID-19 vaccines for 30,000 registered workers, who are members of the movie industry’s federation successful Mumbai astatine the earliest."

"The Yash Chopra Foundation volition carnivore each different costs excessively associated with vaccinating the workers specified arsenic raising awareness, proscription of workers and mounting up the full required infrastructure for the immunisation programme. We anticipation our benignant petition is approved which volition alteration our members to beryllium harmless and besides get them backmost to enactment astatine the earliest," it reads.

YRF further explained that erstwhile the vaccination is done, the workers tin resume their respective enactment and the manufacture whitethorn proceed to function.

"This vaccination acceptable up is indispensable to combat not lone the deadly illness but besides to combat against the dropping system of the state. Let america each unneurotic articulation hands and eradicate this disease, poorness and unemployment from Maharashtra," the connection read.

The 2nd question of coronavirus has infected galore people, and the fig of COVID-19 affirmative cases has been rapidly rising.

Many Bollywood celebrities similar Priyanka Chopra, Sonu Sood, Varun Dhawan, Akshay Kumar, and others person travel guardant to lend to the Indian authorities successful bid to assistance assistance radical crippled by the COVID-19 pandemic successful the country.

Amid the surge successful cases, galore stars similar Katrina Kaif, Sidharth Malhotra, Alia Bhatt, Mira Rajput, Bhumi Pednekar, among others person been utilizing societal media to amplify the voices of those successful need.