He had recently slammed those selling fake Remdesivir injections, which is in high demand right now due to the surge in COVID-19 cases. Referring to them as ‘monsters’, Farhan had tweeted, “Seen a news report of people manufacturing & selling fake Covid medication. You have to be a special kind of monster to con people in these dark & desperate times. Shame on you, whoever you are!!!”
Stepping up to do his bit amid the pandemic, Farhan Akhtar had recently teamed up with a non- profit organization to donate towards initiatives that are being used to feed patients and caregivers in distress. He also recently took the first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, using a drive-in facility.