Big B will be donating a total sum of Rs 2.5 crore to families of soldiers martyred in the Pulwama attack that took place on February 14. Each family will get Rs 5 lakh from the legendary actor.
Earlier, Bachchan Senior’s spokesperson told leading news agency, “Yes, Mr Bachchan will be giving Rs 5 lakh to each of the martyr’s families and is currently finding out the correct process to do so.”
Many Bollywood celebs have condemned the attack and have termed it as ‘barbaric’, ‘tragic’ and a ‘heinous crime against humanity’. Actors also expressed condolences for the families of martyred soldiers in their social media posts.