Bollywood actress Swara Bhaskar who is known for her power-packed performances in films like Tanu Weds Manu, Veere Di Wedding and many more has recently helps several migrants in Mumbai to reach their respective native places.
Reportedly, the actress arranged train tickets for them so that they could reach their homes. She helped 1,350 workers to reach home safely to Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.
Talking to Times Now about the same, she was quoted saying, “At a time when lakhs of people are out on the streets, facing extreme hardship, I feel ashamed sitting at home. This crisis has exposed the defects in our system.”
Swara Bhaskar helps migrant workers reach their home
She even shared some snaps of Swara contributing 500 pairs of shoes toward migrant relief efforts on her Twitter handle.
Sharing some snaps on her handle, she backed it with, “I’m very grateful to @ActionShoes & #AthleoShoes who‘ve kindly contributed 500 pairs of shoes toward migrant relief efforts. These were distributed by on-ground @karwanemohabbat volunteers. Deep gratitude again to Vishesh Agrawal, SK Sharma & Shaival Sahay #notanad #notsponsored”
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The migrant crisis is the most severe human impact story of our time – lakhs of our migrant brothers and sisters have walked hundreds of kilometres, often without slippers or shoes due to the after effects of the Corona lockdown. it’s a harsh reality hard to ignore. I’m very very grateful to @athleoofficial and @actionshoesofficial who have kindly contributed 500 pairs of shoes toward migrant relief efforts. These were distributed by on-ground volunteers of @karwanemohabbat .. Kudos to the efforts of Adil, Ramzaan, Sandeep and everyone at Karwan-E-Mohabbat. Deep gratitude again to Vishesh Agrawal, S.K. Sharma, Action shoes, Athleo Shoes for their generosity and commitment to social causes. Special thanks to Shaivaal Sahay and @biraj.patnaik for making this possible. 🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽🙏🏽 💜💜💜💜#coronavirus #lockdown #coronawarriors #doingourbit #doingourpart #actionshoes #athleoshoes #swarabhaskar #swarabhasker #notanad #notsponsored
Meanwhile, actor Sonu Sood has also arranged transportation for the migrant workers. He has helped workers from Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka, Bihar and Jharkhand reach their hometown. Several people have flooded his social media handles, urging the ‘Dabangg’ actor to help them reach their home.