Mumbai, September 11
UNICEF India on Friday introduced Ayushmann Khurrana as its superstar advocate for youngsters’s rights marketing campaign — ‘For Every Child’.
Khurrana will assist UNICEF in the direction of ending violence in opposition to kids. He will work in the direction of this initiative in India and joins the likes of former soccer star David Beckham, who works on this marketing campaign globally, a press launch issued on behalf of the actor mentioned.
Dr Yasmin Ali Haque, UNICEF consultant in India, mentioned they had been delighted to have Khurrana as a UNICEF superstar advocate as they believed that his assist would assist in creating consciousness concerning the subject.
“He will bring sensitivity, passion and a powerful voice for every child, with a specific focus towards ending violence against children. Ayushmann’s support will help increase awareness about this important issue, especially now with COVID-19 heightening the risk of violence and abuse against children due to the extended lockdown and the socio-economic impacts of the pandemic,” Haque mentioned in a press release.
Khurrana, who shares two kids with spouse Tahira Kashyap, mentioned he was happy to companion with the UNICEF as he believed that each youngster deserved the perfect begin in life.
“As I watch my children play in the safety and happiness of our home, I think about all children who never get to experience a safe childhood and grow up with violence at home or outside. With UNICEF, I look forward to supporting the rights of the most vulnerable children, so that they grow up as happier, healthier, educated citizens in nurturing environments free from violence,” he mentioned.
On the work entrance, Khurrana shall be teaming up once more for a movie together with his “Article 15” director Anubhav Sinha. The actor will quickly start capturing for Abhishek Kapoor’s subsequent through which he performs a cross-functional athlete. PTI