Tamil Nadu (SunstarTV Bureau): Locals of Dubba Tanda village in Siddipet have constructed a temple to recognize Actor Sonu Sood’s philanthropic work.
An idol of Sonu Sood has been installed in the temple that was inaugurated on December 20 in the presence of the sculptor and locals of the village, news agency ANI reports. Women dressed up in traditional attire and performed aarti, and also sang folk songs in honour of Sonu Sood.
A local says, “He helped so many people during the pandemic. It’s a matter of great delight for us that we’ve constructed his temple.”
Sonu Sood’s response:
Sonu Sood, in an emotional post, responded on Twitter after receiving the news of the temple.
Don’t deserve this sir.
— sonu sood (@SonuSood) December 21, 2020
Amid the coronavirus lockdown in May, people from states including Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Karnataka tweeted to Sonu Sood asking for help and the actor promptly responded to almost every person on the micro-blogging platform and assured them of his assistance.
He arranged buses for migrants after obtaining special permissions from respective state governments. Apart from sending migrants home, Sonu Sood also launched a food initiative and donated 1500 PPE kits to doctors across Punjab.