Renowned television and film actress Shagufta Ali had recently opened up on suffering financial crunch and battling ill health. She also talked about how due to no work available it is difficult for to manage her own medical expenses and that of her mother.
The dance reality show Dance Deewane 3 is all set to host actors Anil Kapoor, Farhan Akhatr and Mrunal Thakur in the upcoming episodes over the weekend. Comedian Bharti Singh is also back as the host. While the presence of these stars will surely add fun to the show, the fans will also get teary-eyed with veteran actress Shagufta Ali’s life story. Recently, the actress had opened up on the hardships she has been facing for the last four years. The actress revealed that she has sold her car and jewellery to run the house and pay medical bills for herself and her mother.
Shagufta Ali will make a special appearance on Dance Deewane 3. The channel shared a promo of the upcoming episode in which the veteran actress can be seen sharing about her struggles.
Shagufta Ali, battling depleting finances due to poor health and no work, will receive help from Madhuri Dixit on the behalf of the Dance Deewane 3 team. The Channel recently shared a new promo and it gives a glimpse of the veteran actress opening about her personal and financial struggles. She is seen talking about the major issues she has faced in the past four years. Her story leaves everyone teary-eyed.
While host Bharti Singh hugs her, judge Madhuri Dixit joins her on the stage and gives her a cheque of RS 5 lakh on behalf of the Dance Deewane team. Recently, Shagufta Ali also received a generous amount from Rohit Shetty.
Shagufta Ali Gets Financial Help From Rohit Shetty
Indian Film & Television Director’s Association’s (IFTDA) president Ashoke Pandit confirmed that filmmaker Rohit Shetty has come to her aid and donated a ‘generous amount’. Pandit told Pinkvilla.com, “When I found out about Shagufta Ali’s financial troubles, I reached out to her to know how we can help her. After understanding her plight, I spoke to Rohit Shetty who immediately agreed to help Shagufta ji. He has donated a generous amount, and we are really thankful to him for that. I am reaching out to more people from the industry, and I have got a good response so far.”
Shagufta Ali also responded and told Pinkvilla, “It was done immediately, and I am very very obliged. I am so grateful and so thankful to him. God bless him for whatever he has done for me. He has never met me, we have never ever come face to face, I have never spoken to him on the phone, and he went all out and did something like this. I am absolutely grateful. The doctor is busy so I’ll be taking his appointment next week, and my treatment will begin again.”