Mumbai: Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn who’s upcoming action thriller movie ‘Shivaay’ is set for release, today said that he will dedicate the opening day collection of the movie to the family members of martyr soldiers killed in Uri terror attacks.
Ajay Devgn has now announced that a part of his upcoming film ‘Shivaay’s opening collection will be contributed to the Uri attack martyr’s fund.
Cinema Owners and Exhibitors’ Association have started a fund raising initiative to help the families of the Uri martyrs. The association held a meeting recently as they requested people from the industry to be a part of the good cause.
In the meeting, they approached Ajay Devgn, who happily agreed to contribute a part of ‘Shivaay’s opening collection.
“As a part of our tribute to the soldiers who lost their lives defending our country at Uri, at the meeting of the Cinema Owners and Exhibitors Association, Mumbai held today, it was unanimously decided that this Diwali, our members be requested to donate their share of the first show of any film they screen on Friday, 28th October, 2016 to the family of soldiers who lost their lives defending our country at Uri. We request all other cinema owners, cinema associations, multiplex owners and all distributors who are releasing their films this Diwali to join in the good work.
Shivaay is an upcoming action thriller film directed and produced by Ajay Devgan under his banner Ajay Devgn Films.
Produced and Directed by Ajay Devgn, ‘Shivaay’ stars Ajay Devgn, Sayesha Saigal, Erika Kaar, Abigail Eames, Virr Das, Girish Karnad and Saurabh Shukla in the lead roles.
Movie ‘Shivaay’ is scheduled to release on 28 October 2016 on the Diwali weekend.