Bollywood has some most generous stars who extend a helping hand to those in need. While most keep it anonymous, some choose to continue their good deed even after their demise. From Sidharth Shukla, Sushant Singh Rajput to Lata Mangeshkar, here are FIVE celebs whose properties went to charity after their demise.
Sidharth Shukla was undoubtedly one of the most loved actors on television. The handsome hunk had a crazy female fan following across the nation and on social media. According to a report, the actor’s Will states that he wanted to donate his property to charity. However, there has been no official confirmation on the same. Sidharth’s net worth is reportedly believed to be Rs 50 crore. The actor passed away on September 2, 2021, after suffering from a massive heart attack.
Sushant Singh Rajput:
Sushant Singh Rajput’s mysterious death had sent shockwaves in the entire film and television industry in India. Apart from his acting prowess, the late actor was known for his humble and loving nature. He had a huge fan following too. According to reports, Sushant’s family has decided to donate all his property to charity. His family will also convert his childhood home in Patna’s Rajiv Nagar into a memorial, where all his personal memorabilia and belongings, including thousands of books, his telescope, flight simulator, etc will be on display.
Bollywood lost one of its gems when Irrfan Khan passed away after a long battle with cancer in 2020. The ace actor has left a void in the film industry that can never be filled. Soon after his demise, his wife Sutapa Sikdar reportedly announced that she would be donating a huge amount from his property for charity. If reports are to be believed, Rs. 600 crore was donated to charity.
It was the end of an era when the Nightingale of India, Lata Mangeshkar breathed her last on February 6 this year. The legendary singer was 92. She was cremated with state honors. The iconic singer had reportedly prepared a will, according to which all her property was to be donated to the charity. Her net worth was reportedly Rs 500 crore.
Sridevi’s untimely demise came as a major shock to the entire film industry. The actress passed away on February 24, 2018, due to accidental drowning. After her shocking demise, her husband Boney Kapoor donated a huge amount to charity in her name. He reportedly has built a small school in a village where education will be provided free of cost.