New Delhi, News24 Bureau, Feb 18: Bollywood and soldiers always walk hand in hand. While real-life stories inspire many Bollywood movies and are also a hit on box-office. On the other hand, Indian soldiers find a big respite in Bollywood songs and films and reel heroes often go to entertain the real-life heroes. So after the Pulwama incident support and help is pouring from all quarters. News of big monetary support for Bollywood is coming from all quarters and Bollywood is leading the list. huge amounts are pouring from the dreamland.
Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan has given Rs 5 lakhs each to the 40 families of the martyrs.
Salman Khan's Being Human is said to have donated a whopping amount and neither the government nor Being Human are ready to give the details.
Popular Punjabi actor and also a Bollywood star now Diljit Dosanjh 3 lakhs to CRPF's Wife Welfare Association.
Bollywood stars have responded tremendously to the brutal killings of 40 CRPF jawans and have shown their solidarity for the brave hearts. Bollywood actors are accorded a special status and they are considered heroes, but the Pulwama incident has made the CRPF jawans real-life heroes.
Therefore Bollywood has responded to the popular sentiments in a big way.
Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar, who is considered very close to the Indian soldiers and whose best movies see him play the role of a brave soldier has set an example.
The Khiladi Kumar or Akshay Kumar has donated Rs 5 crore to the family of the martyrs.