Akshay Kumar is affectionately addressed as Khiladi in all of B-City for his immense love for martial arts and performing his personal stunts. We’re all conscious of how many of the actors in Bollywood should depend on body-doubles and stunts males to have their scenes look good. However, in terms of medical cowl and life insurances, the stunt males appear to have a very powerful time. With such intense motion scenes, accidents are inevitable even for an expert. The final secretary of the Film Stunt Artistes Affiliation, Aejaz Gulab, opened up about their struggles for funds.
Akshay Kumar has been their saviour as he launched a life insurance coverage scheme for them in 2017. Nonetheless, in terms of medical cowl, solely stunt males from 18-55 years of age can declare it which is inflicting many of the senior aged stunt males are giving up tasks as a result of they don’t have sufficient funds to cowl their medical payments. If, God forbid, some severe damage takes place, they will be unable to pay for it as most of them are sole bread earners for his or her household. Aejaz recalled an incident from two years in the past when a stunt man, Abdul Sattar Munna, misplaced his life on his technique to the units of a Malayalam movie, it was actually troublesome for them to lift 20 lakh rupees to pay as compensation to his household. That’s when Akki took the reins in his palms and launched the medical and life insurance coverage scheme. He additionally pays for his or her premiums.
Now, Aejaz is hoping for a miracle because the stunt males from above that age bracket do not need any medical cowl. With greater than 50 motion choreographers above the age of 55 years, have been giving up tasks. Aejaz has already spoken to Akki and is simply ready to see if he’s on board with serving to them out.