Amitabh Bachchan’s Generosity Flared Through Country Farmers
After Maharashtra, Amitabh Bachchan pays off loans of farmers in Uttar Pradesh
The megastar to personally arrange for 70 selected farmers to travel to Mumbai and receive their Bank letters.
After the recent announcement about his generous donation towards the Kerala relief fund, Amitabh Bachchan helped around 350+ farmers pay off their debts and also help the families of around 44 martyrs of Maharashtra. Along with Jaya Bachchan, the thespian had personally handed over the amount to the farmers and army Martyrs families privately in Mumbai, a few months ago.
The superstar has now taken care of approximately 1398 farmer loans from the state of Uttar Pradesh, amounting to over a sum of 4.05 Crores. Mr. Bachchan has done an OTS: One Time Settlement with Bank Of India and cleared the farmer’s loans with the bank. What’s more, the superstar has invited 70 farmers to Mumbai: he has blocked an entire train compartment for their travel, to personally receive the bank letters from him in Mumbai on 26th November. The 70 chosen farmers will receive their bank letters personally from Mr. Bachchan at his office in Mumbai.
He blogged for the same, “BUT .. gratitude leans across to the desire of removing some of the burdens that farmers continue to suffer from .. it was Maharashtra first, when over 350 farmers loans were taken care of .. now its UP and 1398 of them that had outstanding of loans on Banks has been done with an outlay of 4.05 cr .. and the inner peace it generates when the desired is completed ..”
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be visiting Baroda today, 20th November to receive the BMA’s prestigious, national level Sayaji Ratna Award, a tribute to the people’s king Sir Sayajirao Gaekwad Ill. The award shall be presented to Mr. Amitabh Bachchan on 20th November 2018 in a glittering ceremony.
The award recognizes and acknowledges living legends of India, for their iconic character and outstanding contribution in the field of Business, Sports, Arts, Humanity, Education, Governance or Medicine.
He is the third personality to receive this prestigious award. The 1st Sayaji Ratna Award was presented to N. Narayana Murthy (Founder, Infosys Ltd.) and the 2nd was presented to Ratan Tata, Chairman of TATA Group.