Mumbai (S. K. De) : Amitabh Bachchan has been the heartthrob of billions worldwide as his larger than life image and movies are etched in our hearts forever. We have all witnessed that whenever the Shahenshah of Bollywood was hospitalised or was going through some unforeseen circumstances in life, his fans and well wishers always prayed for him. Amitabh has been a household name as he has been an integral part of everyone’s lives through the medium of his movies, advertisements as his presence has been felt even during festivals or events that we celebrate. Big B’s humility and perseverance has motivated all of us to be successful in our lives and be passionate about our work. Amitabh’s noble deeds in terms of helping anyone whoever is in need, his selfless love for the people truly makes him a real life hero as well.Whenever anyone requires urgent help, Amitabh is always there to lend a helping hand ! If there is a natural calamity, or any unprecedented crisis, Amitabh has always.come to the rescue of the people in dire straits whenever they communicated with him and he has always helped them to stay afloat in life.In spite of being the messiah in real life for many people, there are few selfish opportunists in the form of trollers who are hell bent on tarnishing Senior Bachchan’s image.
Amitabh has always maintained a low profile in terms of his charitable work since he doesn’t believe in talking about it publicly. Senior Bachchan’s selfless love for mankind was even witnessed during this Covid-19 pandemic phase when he donated money, provided for medical facilities including oxygen cylinders to help those who needed it. He has contributed more than Rs. 15 crores during this pandemic and will continue to do so.Amitabh said,” I am doing what is permissible within my capacities and the given current scenario. It will be difficult to facilitate all.”The financial catastrophe has impacted various sectors, including the freelance film journalists and senior correspondents who have been closely associated with the film industry for several decades and even their lives have been affected. It is a disturbing situation as many have lost their jobs, are left with no assignments and most of them have even exhausted their savings till date.It may be recalled that various freelance journalists were given financial help by the Megastar of the Millennium as he ensured that money was directly deposited in their respective bank accounts to help them tide over this crisis.All these freelance journalists from English and other regional media expressed their gratitude to Amitabh Bachchan and wished him a long and prosperous life! .