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Actor Varun Dhawan has reportedly transferred money directly into the accounts of 200 background dancers who work in Bollywood, films. A time of India report added that Varun is aware of the hardships faced by these dancers because of the pandemic.
The report quoting Raj Surani, a former background dancer who now works as a coordinator for songs, said : “Varun Dhawan has helped the needy dancers. He has worked with a lot of them in three dance films. He was very concerned about how the dancers are managing their livelihood. He promised to help them and try to address their problems.”
Earlier, this month, there were reports that Shahid Kapoor, who also began his career as a background dancer, had extended support to dancers. According to another report in Times of India, Shahid had transferred money into the accounts of 40 Bollywood dancers, severely affected by the pandemic.