Amitabh Bachchan sent 187 trapped workers to Gorakhpur on board IndiGo's Boeing aircraft on Wednesday.
When the workers reached Gorakhpur Airport, when they came out, they did not remain happy.
Amitabh Bachchan, who is called the superstar of Bollywood, has given a big gift to the workers trapped in the Corona crisis. He has sent 187 workers by plane to Gorakhpur on Wednesday. Amitabh, in collaboration with Haji Ali Trust, sent 187 workers stranded in Mumbai by IndiGo's Boeing aircraft to Gorakhpur on Wednesday. When the workers reached Gorakhpur Airport, when they came out, they did not remain happy.
According to sources, Amitabh and Haji Ali Trust have taken the cost of the aircraft to send laborers from not only Gorakhpur, but also some other cities of UP.
Migrant workers said that because of Amitabh Bachchan, not only did they reach their home, but they also got a chance to travel in a ship. All the workers boarded a charter plane at Mumbai Airport on Wednesday and reached Gorakhpur Airport. Globs, sanitizers and food items were also given to all the workers aboard the aircraft. The entire cost of the aircraft was borne by Amitabh Bachchan's team Mission Milap and Haji Ali Trust of Mumbai.
Expressing his happiness, Mohammad Tauqeed, who reached Gorakhpur by charter plane, said that he tried hard to get by train but could not find a place. After this, the trust of the great Amitabh Bachchan came to know. On reaching there, he registered to come home. After registration, on June 8, I received a call that an aircraft has been arranged to go to Gorakhpur on June 10, make preparations.
Tauqid told that the car arrived at home and from that he reached Mumbai Airport. He sat there on a plane and in two hours he came to Gorakhpur. Tauqid said that he never thought even in his dream that he would be able to travel by plane. Today he is very happy. He told that eight companions working with him from the ship also reached Gorakhpur.
Airport director A.K. Dwivedi said that most of the expatriate workers were on the plane. He was in Kushinagar at that time, but there was news of Indigo landing a Boeing aircraft from Mumbai.
Another person named Javed told that his relatives used to work in a Mumbai factory. He wanted to return home after work stopped in lockdown but arrangements could not be made. A day before his supervisor told him that he would be sent to Gorakhpur by plane on Wednesday morning.