Bollywood personalities Varun Dhawan and Rohit Shetty on Saturday have been honoured on the Sakal Sanman 2021 for his or her humanitarian efforts through the coronavirus-induced lockdown final 12 months.

The awards that have been held at Prabhadevi’s Ravindra Natyamandira in Mumbai recognised the contribution of residents through the unprecedented disaster within the nation that resulted in lack of life and livelihood.

Varun Dhawan donated Rs 30 lakh to PM-CARES and Rs 25 lakh to Maharashtra CM aid fund and likewise distributed free meals to the employees in addition to healthcare workers main the struggle in opposition to the coronavirus.


He was offered the award by actor-politician Urmila Matondkar, who took to Twitter to submit an image with the Coolie No 1 star.

“@PawarSpeaks @AnilDeshmukhNCP @rajeshtope11 @advanilparab @RahulGadpale [email protected]  awards for #corronawarriars in presence of honourable @CMOMaharashtra the place I offered an award to dashing, proficient n socially [email protected]_dvn,” Urmila tweeted.

The awards have been attended by Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, Sharad Pawar amongst others.

Director Rohit Shetty was additionally honoured for his contribution. The filmmaker was among the many first Bollywood celebrities to announce monetary help to the under-privileged.

The Simmba director donated Rs 51 lakh to Federation of Western India Cine Staff (FWICE) to offer monetary help to every day wage employees within the Hindi movie trade. Later, he made meals and keep preparations throughout eight inns within the metropolis for the personnnel of Mumbai Police, who’re working to cease the unfold of coronavirus on the bottom degree.

Expressing his gratitude for the popularity, Rohit wrote that it’s been an honour to serve Mumbai and its police power. “Meet the crew that transforms me right into a human being. @navin.p.shetty & @aalimhakim. It’s an honour to serve my metropolis and to face with the power that protects it… MUMBAI POLICE!  Thanks sakal sanman 2021 for this felicitation!” the director wrote.


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