Celebrities like Madhuri Dixit, Sachin Tendulkar, Sonali Kulkarni, Shreyas Talpade, and others have joined hands to support an initiative #LockdownOnDomesticViolence. This movement is expressing concern over the global surge in cases of domestic violence amid the ongoing coronavirus lockdown.
The initiative by current Cheif Minister Uddhav Thackrey sends a powerful message saying ‘Let's put a lockdown on domestic violence’. Survivors are urged to stand up and break the silence.
Bollywood and sports celebrities like cricketer Rohit Sharma, Virat Kohli, actress Anushka Sharma, actors Rahul Bose, Farhan Akhtar, Vidya Balan, and filmmaker Karan Johar have also featured in versions of this video. The video or the language may be different but the concern is common, the global surge in cases of domestic violence amid the ongoing coronavirus lockdown.