With Raksha Bandhan on August 15, Indians are gearing up for a double celebration. Ahead of the same, on Monday, August 12, Bollywood actor Riteish Deshmukh shared a video on social media where women from Sangli, Maharashtra were seen tying Rakhis to the soldiers. The actor who seemed to be very much impressed by the act, shared the video on Instagram and expressed his gratitude to the armed forces and hailed Indian culture.
Here's the post:
Riteish's 'Jai Hind' message has got a huge shout-out from the netizens who came out to praise the Indian Army. The actor who is the son of the former Chief Minister of Maharashtra late Vilasrao Deshmukh is known for his work in Hindi and Marathi cinema.
Meanwhile, Amidst the flood situation in Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis thanked Riteish Deshmukh and his wife Genelia D'Souza for their contribution to the relief fund. In a recent Twitter post, he revealed that Riteish has donated Rs. 25 lakh towards CM Relief Fund for Maharashtra Floods. Sharing the post, the actor further stated that they met our the CM this morning and made a humble contribution towards the CM Relief Fund through ‘Desh Foundation’.
Over the past few days the floods have caused havoc in Maharashtra & other parts of the country..the visuals have been distressing and disturbing, @geneliad and myself met our Hon CM this morning and made a humble contribution towards the CM Relief Fund through ‘Desh Foundation’. https://t.co/t8XaFAuT3A— Riteish Deshmukh (@Riteishd) August 12, 2019
Meanwhile, on the work front, Riteish Deshmukh will be seen sharing screen space with Akshay Kumar in upcoming comedy-drama 'Housefull 4'. The film which is the fourth installment of the franchise starring the actors also features Kriti Sanon, Kriti Kharbanda, Bobby Deol, Pooja Hegde, and Rana Daggubati in the lead. Revolving around the theme of reincarnation, the film reportedly follows a non-linear narrative. Produced by Sajid Nadiadwala, the film is all set to hit the theaters on October 26, 2019.
Get the latest entertainment news from India & around the world. Now follow your favourite television celebs and telly updates. Republic World is your one-stop destination for trending Bollywood news. Tune in today to stay updated with all the latest news and headlines from the world of entertainment.