Close X
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
ADVT 
Bollywood

Amitabh Bachchan Pays Off Loans Of 2,100 Bihar Farmers, Promises To Help Kin Of Pulwama Victims

Darpan News Desk IANS, 12 Jun, 2019
  • Amitabh Bachchan Pays Off Loans Of 2,100 Bihar Farmers, Promises To Help Kin Of Pulwama Victims

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has cleared the loans of over two thousand farmers from Bihar.


"A promise made done... the farmers from Bihar that had outstanding loans, picked 2100 of them and paid off their amount with a OTS (One Time Settlement) with the Bank called some of them over to Janak and personally gave it to them at the hands of Shweta and Abhishek," Amitabh wrote on his blog.


The cine icon had previously written that "there is the gift of those that suffer from the inability to pay back the loans. They be now from the state of Bihar".


This is not the first time Amitabh has helped farmers.


Last year, the "Piku" star had cleared the loans of over one thousand farmers in Uttar Pradesh.


The 76-year-old actor also wrote that there is "another promise to be completed".


"To the family and wives of the brave hearts that sacrificed their lives for the country, at Pulwama, a small gesture of financial aid .. true ‘shaheeds'," he wrote on his blog.

MORE Bollywood ARTICLES

MS Dhoni With Indian Cricket Team Enjoys 'Bharat' In England

MS Dhoni With Indian Cricket Team Enjoys 'Bharat' In England

Despite having a busy schedule for the 2019 World Cup in England, the Indian cricket team took out time to watch superstar Salman Khan starrer "Bharat".

MS Dhoni With Indian Cricket Team Enjoys 'Bharat' In England

Priyanka Chopra Attends 'The Sky Is Pink' Wrap Up Party, Says ‘Hardest Loveliest Experience’

Priyanka Chopra Attends 'The Sky Is Pink' Wrap Up Party, Says ‘Hardest Loveliest Experience’

Priyanka Chopra says shooting for ‘The Sky is Pink’ was the most challenging and "loveliest" experience.

Priyanka Chopra Attends 'The Sky Is Pink' Wrap Up Party, Says ‘Hardest Loveliest Experience’

Lazy Katrina Wants To 'Sit And Talk About Dance'

Lazy Katrina Wants To 'Sit And Talk About Dance'

Actress Katrina Kaif wanted to take a day off from a dance practice session, and instead just wanted to sit and talk about it.

Lazy Katrina Wants To 'Sit And Talk About Dance'

'Sooryavanshi' Averts Release Clash With 'Inshallah'

'Sooryavanshi' Averts Release Clash With 'Inshallah'

Director Rohit Shetty's film "Sooryavanshi", which was to have an epic box office clash with Salman Khan's "Inshallah" on Eid in May 2020, will now be released on March 27.

'Sooryavanshi' Averts Release Clash With 'Inshallah'

Unicef To Honour Priyanka With Humanitarian Award

Unicef To Honour Priyanka With Humanitarian Award

Unicef will honour Indian actress Priyanka Chopra with the Danny Kaye Humanitarian Award at the Unicef Snowflake Ball in December.

Unicef To Honour Priyanka With Humanitarian Award

'The Sky Is Pink' Was Hardest, Loveliest Experience: Priyanka

'The Sky Is Pink' Was Hardest, Loveliest Experience: Priyanka

Actress Priyanka Chopra Jonas, who has wrapped up shooting "The Sky Is Pink", says the upcoming film was the "hardest and loveliest" experience for her.

'The Sky Is Pink' Was Hardest, Loveliest Experience: Priyanka

PrevNext