Achala Sachdev

Achala Sachdev died yesterday in a hospital in Bombay after a prolonged illness, but what is more disturbing is that she died without any of her family members at her bed-side. She is not the first one to die like this, earlier it was Parven Babi and Nadira, (there may be more) who after giving the best years of their life to the show-biz, were abandoned to fend for themselves, both by the family, friends and the fraternity. Film industry is full of filthy-rich people who keep on singing their own praise for doing charity and supporting causes; but can’t they organize some society or organization to look after their own senior colleagues who have are too old to look after themselves?

Let’s hope good sense prevails and the some responsible people come forward to take up this cause.

Posted in Causes, News at May 1st, 2012. No Comments.

A Step on the Staircase

Recently, India had been on the boil for days together. The writing on the wall, which had been there, staring us in the face for long, and which we had been shutting our eyes on, came on us so loud and clear. We, the people of this nation were put on our feet, to stand against something that is such a glaring reality i.e. CORRUPTION. But what a shame that it took the hard struggle, strong conviction and unyielding determination of a seventy four years old man to shake the complacent nation out of its slumber; and to put to shame those who have looted the nation to enrich their own coffers with the ill-gotten money. Read More…

Posted in Article, Causes, News at October 7th, 2011. No Comments.