[Watch] Amitabh Bachchan Singing With Saurabh Nimbkar, The Singing Samaritan In A Mumbai Local

The Logical Indian Maharashtra

November 17th, 2015 / 3:51 PM

amitabh
Source: emirates

Amitabh Bachchan was seen inside the Mumbai local train singing. It was a surprise for the daily commuters and Saurabh Nimbkar, whom he accompanied. It was without the knowledge of the young social worker Saurabh who recently appeared on a show “Aaj ki Raat Zindagi” hosted by Amitabh Bachchan himself.

Screenshot_2

Saurabh plays guitar in the Mumbai local trains and collect donation which is distributed among the less fortunate cancer patients and their families.

Amitabh Bachchan said that he was not accompanying him to create a sensation in media or to promote his show, but to support Saurabh and to show him that he was not alone. Amitabh Bachchan wrote in his blog that he would continue to support him even after the young man’s departure from the show.

The actor sang the song “Rang Barse” from the famous Hindi flick for the commuters.

Doing charity is different and to engross oneself completely into it becomes a matter of inspiration. Saurabh Nimbkar is such a source of inspiration. He collects donations in the local train to help cancer patients. Saurabh felt the patient’s problem after staying with her mother who was undergoing a treatment for cancer at King Edward Memorial Hospital. In order to light up the face of the patients he started playing guitar. Being a fun person he enjoyed singing in the train with his friends as he travelled from Dadar to Dombivali. Saurabh thought of using the talent in the local trains to collect donations for cancer patients as it is full of people who are stressed in their job and music would give them a relaxation for few minutes. In September 2014, Saurabh lost his mother and the thought of singing in the train stayed and grew further. Two NGO’s rejected him as his plan did not fit into the norms. At last he found an NGO in Thane who supported him and he gave a kick start to his philanthropic work.

FB 1149 – Aaj subah local train mein safar kiya, Saurabh ka saath dene ke liye .. jo train mein gaata hai, Cancer ki…

Posted by Amitabh Bachchan on Sunday, November 15, 2015

Hope that people would walk into Saurabh shoes and do the great philanthropic work.

The Logical Indian praises the generous efforts of Saurabh.


Contributors

Edited by :

Share your thoughts..

Amitabh Bachchan Singing With Saurabh Nimbkar, The Singing Samaritan In A Mumbai Local"]

Related Stories

Citing Health Issues, Former Health Sec Asks Amitabh Bachchan To Disassociate With Horlicks

UP Villagers Crowd-Fund A New College After It Was Left Abandoned By Bachchan Family

Watch: Jawan Saves 5-Year-Old From Slipping Under Running Mumbai Local Train

Meet Amitabh Soni, The Man Who Left His UK-Based Job To Empower Indian Villages

On This Teacher’s Day, Meet The Good Samaritan Teacher Who Gives Lessons On Saving Life

57-Year-Old Businessman From Mumbai Turns Good Samaritan Delivering Free Meals To The Elderly

Latest on The Logical Indian

Fact Check

Fact Check: From Kanhaiya Kumar Embracing Islam To “Photo” Of Tipu Sultan

Awareness

Polio Vaccine Price Hiked; Govt Seeks Rs 100 Crore From A Foreign Donor

News

89 Fake Websites/Apps Spreading Misinformation On ‘Ayushman Bharat’, FIR Registered

Awareness

To Reduce Stubble Burning, IKEA Decides To Convert Rice Straw Into Household Wares

News

Pune: Man Duped Of Rs 93 Lakh After Sharing SIM Details With ‘Airtel Employee’ Over Phone

News

Andhra Pradesh Bars Entry Of CBI In State, Cites ‘Ongoing Battle’ Within CBI As Reason

x

Stories that deserve attention, delivered to your inbox!

Handpicked, newsworthy stories which deserve the attention of a rational generation.