MUMBAI: superstar of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan used his social media to share an extremely heartfelt video, full of gratitude to give his thanks to all the individuals who are delivering and supplying necessary items door to door, during the time period where the entire nation is under lockdown due to the globally spread novel coronavirus pandemic.
The actor captioned the video what he shared on Twitter, "I express my sincere gratitude to all #SupplyWarriors who are risking their lives every day to serve the nation. We salute your determination towards keeping #India connected amidst lockdown. #IndiaFightsCorona".
T 3495 - I express my sincere gratitude to all #SupplyWarriors who are risking their lives every day to serve the nation. We salute your determination towards keeping #India connected amidst lockdown.#IndiaFightsCorona @PMOIndia @COVIDNewsByMIB @MIB_India @swachhbharat pic.twitter.com/zug66fL3Zq— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) April 8, 2020
Within the video, the actor has spoken in Hindi and expressed words to gratitude to the warriors, "At a time when the entire nation is observing the lockdown in response to the Prime Minister's appeal and battling the war against coronavirus, there are among us a set of selfless supply warriors who are playing a crucial role in this battle. A major reason for the success of this lockdown is the selfless dedication of these supply warriors. I express my gratitude to them. These include truck drivers, our brothers and sisters associated with loading and unloading of goods, workers associated with railway racks, air-cargo and ports, Indian Air Force, pilots and crew members of Air India and all those people associated with supplying food items and medicines at this hour."
He also specifically mentioned shops which are open locally and have delivery boys and girls, "I would also like to thank the local shopkeepers and our brothers and sisters who are delivering necessities like milk, fruits, vegetables and other food items to our homes or helping us at the shops."
Bachchan ended the message as he appealed to the public to co-operate with the laws which are being imposed and urged everyone to stay home, "It is because of these supply warriors that you all are getting necessary items during this time. I'd like to convey to the citizens that please rest assured because as long as these supply warriors are active, you will not face any problem in getting the necessities. Therefore, please don't hoard unnecessary items. Stay at home. Stay safe."