The extension of lockdown within the state has already jeopardised the livelihood of cine employees now they’ve suffered one other jolt with Maharashtra well being minister Rajesh Tope placing a maintain on vaccination of individuals within the age group of 18 to 44 years.
Ashok Dubey of FWICE says, “About 60 per cent of the workforce falls on this age bracket and this announcement placing a maintain on vaccination is a big setback for us. Most of our members have been trying ahead to going again on the units with the vaccine protect”.
Aditya Chopra had lately written to Uddhav Thackeray requesting assist to facilitate his initiative of getting 25,000 employees of the movie trade vaccinated. “The chief minister has not even replied to the letter which could be very disappointing,” Dubey relays.
Whereas trade folks like Salman Khan and Aditya Chopra are transferring cash into cine employees’ accounts with the promise to assist them until the time the trade bounces again into motion, they’re upset with the federal government’s apathy in direction of their predicament.