Emerging as a ray of hope to the needy and underprivileged people during the times of pandemic, Bollywood actor Sonu Sood will now help underprivileged children to access online education. Announcing his new mission through Twitter, Facebook and Instagram posts, the philanthropic actor disclosed that this mission would ensure no student in the nation misses their online classes. While he did not… read-more
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For unknown reasons, actor Sonu Sood met NCP chief Sharad Pawar at his residence on January 13. The move highlights the recent complaint filed by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation alleging the actor of being a 'habitual offender'. Reportedly, the actor was accused of carrying out illegal construction work at his six-storey residential building ‘Shakti Sagar’ in the Juhu area. However, Sonu filed a petition stating he did not construct… read-more
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has filed a police complaint against actor Sonu Sood, accusing him of converting a six-storey residential building into a hotel without permission. The BMC’s complaint cited that Sonu continued development in an "unauthorised" manner. Stating that he would challenge the complaint in the Bombay High Court, the actor said, "I have taken approval for change of use from the BMC." However, no FIR has been… read-more
Actor Sonu Sood and Shraddha Kapoor have been named 2020's Hottest Vegetarians by the animal rights organisation PETA India. The organisation honoured the actors for encouraging their fans to eat meat-free meals. It recognized Sonu’s efforts in participating in campaign ‘Hug a Vegetarian’ day and requesting McDonalds to have a McVegan burger in menu. Shraddha was honoured for turning to all vegan after reading PETA cookbook and for… read-more
Actor Sonu Sood raised a loan of Rs 10 crore after he mortgaged his eight Mumbai-based properties for the humanitarian aids. The mortgage was registered on November 24, which includes six flat and two shop, all in Juhu area of Mumbai. Earlier, the UNDP had honoured Sonu with SDG Special Humanitarian Action Award for helping the migrant labourers and needy during the pandemic.
Bollywood actor Sonu Sood, who emerged as the saviour for many during the lockdown, has announced the release of his autobiography. The book, titled I am no Messiah, will be co-authored by Meena Iyer and will be published by Penguin Publications in December. The book will revolve around his experience during the pandemic and the challenges he faced in his life. Sonu further urged people to be compassionate with each other.
Bollywood actor Sonu Sood and his friend Karan Gilhotra took an initiative of 'installing a mobile tower' to help the students of Haryana's Morni village. 'Indus Towers' and 'Airtel' have collaborated together in-order to help students access internet and attend online classes. Reportedly, the approach escalated after a video went viral over the internet, 'where a child is witnessed sitting on a tree's branch for the mobile signal.'
The United Nations Development Programme(UNDP) awarded Bollywood actor Sonu Sood, with honourable SDG Special Humanitarian Action Award, on September 28. He is also known as the "Messiah of Migrants" because of his social work during the coronavirus-pandemic situation. He received an award for helping lakhs of migrants, and students to go back to their native. The actor accepted the recognition by the UN body as a 'rare honour'.
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Actor Sonu Sood, on September 12, launched scholarships for the higher education of underprivileged students. The actor believes that the students should not face financial problems while fulfilling their goals. Sood made an official announcement regarding the scholarship on his twitter handle. The students who wish to apply for the scholarship can e-mail at [email protected] within 10 days.
While appearing on the new season of Actor Neha Dhupia's podcast- 'No Filter Neha', Sonu Sood stated that director Anurag Kashyap disappeared after offering him a role in Gulaal. The actor even today, taunts the director for this incident. Later in the podcast, Sonu Sood revealed some candid moments with Actor Akshay Kumar. Sood is the second guest on 'No Filter Neha Season 5' after Saif Ali Khan.