The maximum impact of the lockdown has been on daily wage workers due to corona virus epidemic. Salman Khan has come forward to help these people. Earlier, he had contributed to help 25000 artists. Now according to reports, Salman has come forward to help the members of All India Special Artists Association. He has given 3000 rupees to each artist.
Artist Praveen Rana said in the report of Mid-Day, he said that no one thinks about us but Salman Bhai is standing with us in this difficult time. We were shocked to hear that on Tuesday, 3000 rupees were deposited in our account. No other actor came forward to help us. Praveen had worked with Salman Khan in the film ‘Bharat’. During the shoot he said that whenever you need something, let me know.
The Mid-Day report also mentions another member of AISAA, Shamim Ahmed. He said – We do not get work every day. We are thankful to Salman Khan and the Federation of Western India Cine Employees who are helping us financially. We have been told that he will transfer the money next month also.
Salman Khan has pledged to fulfil the needs of around 25,000 daily wage laborers for 3 months, apart from this, Salman Khan has also come forward to help the women working inside Sun City, who work hard and run their own homes every day. About 50 such women are being given ration, water and household goods from Salman.