Sandalwood actor Darshan is a nature lover and admirer. He has always been vocal about issues concerning the environment. He is a proud owner of several domestic animals and does his bit in protecting the wildlife too. The Yajamana actor loves capturing these wild beings on his camera. Recently, he had exhibited his photography collection in Mysore. And now, Darshan has sold one of his wildlife pictures to a Kannada actor, for a whopping price! The amount spent on it will surprise you.
Sandalwood's comedy actor Chikanna is the one who has bought Darshan's photograph. It is a picture of a wild elephant captured by Darshan from a close distance. And, he's paid Rs 1 lakh for this piece of art. Darshan shared a picture of his and Chikanna on Twitter and thanked him for doing his bit in helping the wildlife.
He wrote, "Our Chikkana has bought the picture of an elephant captured by me for Rs 1 Lakh. I thank him from all my heart for his social work." The amount collected through these pictures will be used as a charity by the Forest Department of Karnataka.
Previously too, many actors and others from the industry have bought photographs captured by Darshan. Producer Umapathy also bought one of Darshan's pictures for Rs 10,000 and gifted it to Sandalwood actor Srimurali.