Veteran actress Surekha Sikri had lately raised her voiced towards the Maharashtra authorities’s determination to not allow solid and crew above 65 years to work within the put up Covid-19 state of affairs. The Badhaai Ho actress stated that whereas she must resume work to handle her bills, Sikri, 75, is kind of upset with current stories doing the rounds that she has requested her associates for loans.
“I don’t want any wrong impression to be created among people that I am going around begging people for money. I don’t want charity. Yes many have reached out to me, which is very kind of them. I really feel grateful. But I’ve not taken anything from anyone. Give me work and I want to earn respectfully,” she advised hindustantimes.com.
The National Award profitable actress stated that she has been getting requires work, however they had been all for advert movies.
“But nothing has been finalised yet. Again, these won’t be sufficient. I need to do more work to take care of my medical bills and other expenses. I think producers aren’t ready to take the risk,” she added.
At the National Film Awards ceremony held in December 2019, Surekha Sikri had arrived on a wheelchair as she wasn’t conserving effectively for some time. She was honoured within the class of Best supporting position (feminine) for her half within the 2018 movie Badhaai Ho. It was her third National Award.