Today Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D’Souza also took the first jab of the vaccine. The couple had shared their pictures while taking the COVID-19 vaccine and encouraged fans to do the same. “Get Vaccinated !!! Let’s fight this monster together…. #vaccinationdone✔️ #vaccination,” Riteish-Genelia had shared on Instagram. Previously, actors like Salman Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Saif Ali Khan, Madhur Dixit, Hema Malini and Paresh Rawal have taken the COVID-19 vaccine.
Apart from urging everyone to take the vaccine, Bollywood celebrities have also been donating towards COVID-19 relief. Amitabh Bachchan has made a donation of Rs 2 crore to a Gurudwara, which is helping COVID-19 patients. Salman Khan and Yash Chopra Foundation have also contributed monetarily to cine workers by transferring money into their accounts.