Bollywood celebrities are often seen supporting good causes as they have a number of followers around the world and their support might really help spreading awareness. This is one of the major reasons why Bollywood celebrities are chosen to be the brand ambassadors for good social causes. But some celebs go beyond that and pledge their organs to help people.
The critically acclaimed Ship of Theseus had it's main focus on the sensitive topic of organ donation. Inspired by the movie, Aamir Khan has pledged to donate all his organs after death. Not just the perfectionist but his wife too, Kiran Rao has decided to follow Aamir's footsteps. He and his wife have donated kidney, liver, lungs, heart, pancreas, intestines, eyes, skin, ear drums, heart valve and bone. Bollywood definitely inspires millions of people around the world and this goodwill of their will definitely bring a change in the world.
Recently Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor pledged to donate organs. After distributing prizes to the winners of 'Transplant Games 2014' at PGIMER in Chandigarh, the 61-year-old veteran actor signed the pledge to be an organ donor. Rishi Kapoor even appealed to the general public to come forward for this noble cause and donate organs after death.
There are many celebrity obsessed people in the country who are ready to what ever their star says, so this initiative by the Bollywood celebrities will definitely work wonders. Our Bollywood celebrities have done a commendable job by pledging to donate their organs.