Amitabh Bachchan gifts ‘Silsila’ jacket to labourer

Saturday, Nov 21, 2015,16:15 IST By Metrovaartha A A A

Mumbai | Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has donated his Silsila jacket to a construction worker, in a bid to extend his support for the cause of distributing clothes to needy people in winters. The 73-year-old Piku star was in the capital yesterday to support Call to Action : TB Free Haryana and visited a construction site along with two boys, who appeared on his television show, to donate clothes.

Driving into a deserted construction site to support these 2 boys who had come on our television show where they told us about what they did with discarded clothes. Distributed them to the poor. I surprised them with my visit and gave away many of my personal clothes.

One particular jacket that I wore in ‘Silsila’, he wrote on his blog. The actor also posted a picture of the elated construction worker holding his cream coloured jacket. Bachchan will next be seen in Bejoy Nambiar’s Wazir, which is slated to release on January 8, 2016.