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Ekta Kapoor pledges her one year salary, 2.5 crores for the daily wage cinema workers

Ekta Kapoor is a successful filmmaker who is active in production with TV soaps, and OTT content
by Xappie Desk | April 03, 2020 20:25 IST
Ekta Kapoor pledges her one year salary, 2.5 crores for the daily wage cinema workers

Ekta Kapoor is one of the popular and talented filmmakers in the Bollywood movie industry. She has successfully lead Balaji Telefilms to unimaginable success. Ekta Kapoor is still a legend in TV production and also produces OTT content constantly. During the lockdown period, a lot of producers have announced their donations to support the daily wage workers. Ekta has now come up with her contribution and took the responsibility of the workers at Balaji Telefilms. 2.5 crores are her one year's salary which she decided to donate to those in need.
 
"The only way ahead, is together!" she wrote and shared the note.
 
In the note, she wrote, The impact of CORONA crisis is huge, unprecedented and multi-pronged. We all need to do things that will ease the hardships of people around us and of our country at large. It is my first & foremost responsibility to take care of the various freelancers & daily wage workers who work at Balaji Telefilms & who are going to suffer immense losses due to no shootings in the current scenario and uncertainty over the indefinite period to follow."
 
Ekta Kapoor also announced a donation of 2.5 crore rupees. "I would thus forsake my one year's salary that is Rs. 2.5 crores at Balaji Telefilms so that my co-workers don't have to take a hit during this period of crisis and complete lockdown." she posted.
 
In the end, she asked everyone to be safe. "The only way ahead, is together. Stay Safe, Stay Healthy." she concluded in the note.
 
 
 
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