Actor Sonu Sood have been in the headlines since quite a few months for his relentless efforts to help the needy people during the pandemic. Be is reuniting migrant workers with their families or arranging transportation for the JEE/NEET aspirants.
A while back, he had come up with an initiative, affiliated with a university, to sponsor the education for students across different parts of the country. It was inspired by his late mother, Prof. Saroj Sood, who used to teach students on a non-commercial basis and today, on his mother’s 13th death anniversary, Sood intends to carry the legacy created by her forward.
Sonu Sood has come up with a scholarship program called Prof. Saroj Sood scholarships to support IAS aspirants to fulfill their dreams and reach their goals. Under the program, scholarships will be available to students for online and on-campus courses.
Through his Twitter handle, Sood wrote, “October 13; 13 years since My Mother passed. She left behind a legacy of Education. On her anniversary today, I pledge to support IAS aspirants to reach their goals thru Prof Saroj Sood Scholarships. Seeking blessings Miss u maa. @scholify_me.”
(Inputs included from DNA)