Jun 10, 2020, 08:29 PM IST
Many background dancers have also fallen victim to financial constraints due to the shutdown of the entire industry due to lockdown. In such a situation, Shahid Kapoor has come forward to help the dancers who have worked together in the early days of his career. The actor has so far sent money directly to the account of 40 dancers and will provide financial help to everyone for three consecutive months.
Recently, dance co-ordinator Raj Sumani told the Times of India, 'Shahid Kapoor has recently transferred money to the account of the dancers with whom he has worked. He has helped 40 dancers so far and he has also said that he will help them for the next 2 to 3 months'.
He further added, 'We have shortlisted the dancers with whom Shahid worked in' Ishq Vishk '. It has been 17 years, but his condition is bad, he may not even work anymore. Apart from this, we have also included those dancers who worked with Shahid in 'Dhating Nach', 'Fantastic' and 'Agal-Bagal' songs.
Shahid started his career as a dancer
Shahid Kapoor had a passion for dancing since childhood. She joined Shyamak Davar's dance group at the age of 15. With the group, he has worked as a background dancer in films like Dil To Pagal Hai and Taal. After which he made his mark in Commercial Aid film and then Bollywood.