Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and Ayan Mukerji are reportedly among celebrities who have pledged to donate their kidneys ahead of World Kidney Day on March 11. According to a report in Bollywood Hungama, the Brahmastra stars and director attended am event organised by the Amar Gandhi Foundation where they made this pledge.
Speaking at the event, Ranbir said, “I pledge & donate my organs, I hope that by me doing this it will make a difference to one person or two people’s lives, and it keeps going forward and it will make a difference, so please do consider pledging your organs.”
Giving a speech at the event, Alia said, “It is important to make people aware of the process behind it. I think it’s important to come and talk about the health issues and Amar Gandhi Foundation and Organ donation awareness drive. Make people aware of the prospects of their organ donation, alive or post-death,” said the actress.
Filmmakers Karan Johar and Ayan Mukerji, who also joined the event virtually, shared videos pledging to donate their organs.
Meanwhile, the team of Brahmastra is currently shooting their left-over schedules after facing delays due to technical issues and the Covid-19 pandemic. The film stars Ranbir as Shiva, a young man who discovers he has superpowers. The film also stars Alia, Amitabh Bachchan, Mouni Roy and Nagarjuna Akkineni. Brahmastra is reportedly the first film in a trilogy to be directed by Ayan Mukerji.