The Kapil Sharma Show Returns, Fans Pour In Love For Sonu Sood

Sonu Sood in The Kapil Sharma Show After the first episode of The Kapil Sharma Show aired post the covid-19 lockdown, fans poured in love for Sonu Sood, who was the first guest on the show. News18.com Last Updated: August 2, 2020, 7:57 AM IST The popular comedy talk show The Kapil Sharma show returned with its first episode since the Coronavirus lockdown was announced. The special guest was actor Sonu Sood, who has been tirelessly working to help hundreds of migrants and workers during the lockdown. Not…

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Sonu Sood Pays Tribute to Mother on Her Birth Anniversary with Childhood Pics

Sonu Sood with mother Saroj Sood “Just keep guiding me always the way you have been doing all my life,” wrote Sonu Sood as he remembered his mother in an emotional social media post. News18.com Last Updated: July 21, 2020, 8:06 PM IST Actor Sonu Sood took to Instagram to remember his mother Saroj Sood on her birth anniversary on Tuesday. Sonu shared pictures from his childhood, where he could be seen spending time with his mother. He penned an emotional note saying, “Happy birthday Maa…just keep guiding…

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Sonu Sood Sends 200 Idli Vendors to Tamil Nadu, Gets Greeted With an Aarti

Actor Sonu Sood, who has helped hundreds of migrants as well as people stranded in Mumbai to reach their respective homes, recently sent 200 idli vendors to Tamil Nadu. News18.com Last Updated: June 7, 2020, 9:47 AM IST Actor Sonu Sood has become a Coronavirus warrior due to his relentless pursuit of helping and sending migrant workers stranded in cities to their respective homes. The actor now sent 200 idli vendors in Mumbai to Tamil Nadu via buses. The actor was greeted by the vendors in a traditional…

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Sonu Sood Meets Maha Governor, Discusses His Work for Migrants During Lockdown

Amid the ongoing lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, Sonu Sood has been arranging transport for stranded migrant labourers to ensure they can go to their native places. News18.com Last Updated: May 30, 2020, 8:32 PM IST Film actor Sonu Sood met Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Saturday at Raj Bhavan to apprise him of the work he was doing to help migrants amid the coronavirus-induced lockdown. Sood had won praise after he chartered buses to ferry stranded migrants to their hometowns in other states. The governor…

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Amitabh Bachchan Sponsors 10 Buses For UP Migrants

Moved by the plight of stranded migrants, Bollywood veteran Amitabh Bachchan has come forward to contribute his mite to their cause. After the Friday afternoon ‘namaz’, a fleet of 10 buses carrying around 225 excited migrants, including women and 43 children, were flagged off for various destinations in Uttar Pradesh. As green flag was shown to the Bachchan-sponsored initiative, the weary but cheerful migrants let out collective cheers of joy and relief, with ‘thumbs up’ or ‘V’ signs, looking forward to their long journey home. Five of the buses are…

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After Buses For Migrant Workers, Actor Sonu Sood Airlifts 167 Odisha Women Working in Kerala Factory

The Air Asia flight will take them to Bhubaneshwar and from there, they will be transported to their homes in Kendrapara. Stuck in Kerala’s Ernakulam, 167 women, engaged in stitching and embroidery work at a local factory were seeking to return to their homes in Odisha. CNN-News18 Last Updated: May 29, 2020, 3:29 PM IST When the news of women labourers stuck in Kerala reached actor Sonu Sood, who has been hailed for providing buses for migrant workers stranded due to the coronavirus lockdown, he immediately swung into…

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Funny Memes Featuring Alia Bhatt Leave Sonu Sood in Splits

Sonu Sood has taken it upon himself to help as many migrant workers as possible and arrange transportation for them to reach their hometowns. News18.com Last Updated: May 23, 2020, 7:49 AM IST Bollywood actor Sonu Sood has taken it upon himself to help as many migrant workers as possible and arrange transportation for them to reach their hometowns. The actor’s social media timeline is being flooded with requests from people stuck in various corners of the country urging him to send them home and reunite them with…

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Sonakshi Sinha To Auction Sketch Of Buddha To Help Migrant Labourers

Sonakshi Sinha has revealed that she loves to draw faces. The actress on Monday shared a video where she can be seen making a painting of Buddha’s face. Her painting titled “The Enlightened One” has been put up on auction to raise funds for the daily wage earners. Sharing the video on Instagram on Monday morning, Sonakshi wrote: “I love drawing faces, so decided to draw the most peaceful one – “The Enlightened One” is up for auction to raise funds for the daily wage earners… if you’d like to…

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3,000 Students from Kota En Route Home in UP Govt’s Buses; Thousands More Await Their Turn

Nearly 3,000 students stranded in Kota due to the ongoing lockdown left for their home in 100 buses sent by the Uttar Pradesh government, but another 7,000 were waiting for their turn in the Rajasthan city on Saturday. The UP government had sent 250 buses to Kota on Friday, estimating the total number of students to be around 7,500, but more students gathered at the three boarding points in the city after learning about the travel arrangement. Some of the students were accompanied by their parents. Officials now fear the…

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Prashant Kishor’s Swipe at Nitish over Bihari Migrants Stuck in Parts of Country

File photo of poll strategist Prashant Kishor. The poll strategist said that when people from the state were stuck in different parts of the country, the Bihar CM instead of raising this issue was giving lessons about “principles of lockdown”. PTI Last Updated: April 18, 2020, 4:56 PM IST Poll strategist Prashant Kishor on Saturday took a swipe at Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, saying people from the state were stuck in different parts of the country but the Janata Dal-United (JD-U) chief instead of raising this issue…

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Ex-RBI Guv C Rangarajan on Covid-19 Lockdown

Predicting that the growth rate in the first quarter of the current fiscal may slip into negative, former RBI governor C Rangarajan on Wednesday expressed the view that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s lockdown extension announcement should have included plans to address the issues of migrant labourers and daily wagers. Rangarajan said though there may be negative growth in the GDP during the first quarter, if the situation recovers during the next three quarters, the growth rate may be closer to 3.5 per cent. “The most important thing is that…

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Food For The Vulnerable People: How YUVA’s Campaign Is Helping Feed Migrant Workers In Mumbai

Migrant workers and daily wage earners across India are increasingly going hungry during the coronavirus pandemic and suffering under the country’s strictest lockdown. Living in large, overcrowded, often unhygienic areas, with limited access to basic needs, these people are far from being able to maintain social distance, and are among the most vulnerable to the deadly virus. To help put this into perspective, what happened outside Mumbai’s Bandra West railway station on Tuesday afternoon was an alarming indication that the challenges the migrant workers have been facing over the past…

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