Guitarist Ankur Mukherjee is battling for his life within the ICU after struggling a ‘COVID-induced brain stroke’. The 47-year-old musician misplaced his father to most cancers in January this 12 months whereas his mom too is coronavirus constructive and is below house quarantine.
His sister Paroma Mukherjee has raised a fundraiser as he’s in an induced coma from 16 April and can want medical therapy for which she’s making an attempt to boost Rs 70,00,000. Recognized names like Imtiaz Ali, Malik brothers (Armaan & Amaal Malik) amongst others have come collectively to support him.
Taking to social media, filmmaker Imtiaz Ali known as Ankur “the perfect periods guitarist” he has labored with and requested his followers “to donate and unfold the phrase”.
Piyush Mishra, identified for movies like Gangs of Wasseypur and Rockstar, shared Ali’s submit on his Instagram story.
Singer Armaan Malik took to his Twitter account and shared the hyperlink to the fundraiser.
Ankur da has performed guitars on a number of songs of @AmaalMallik and mine like Tere Mere, Besabriyaan, Hua Hain Aaj Pehli Baar and Chale Aana to call just a few.
Please lets come collectively and assist him in no matter method we will 🙏🏻❤️
Donation hyperlink: https://t.co/DGaygCDZIq
— ARMAAN MALIK (@ArmaanMalik22) April 18, 2021
Armaan’s musician-brother Amaal added the fundraiser’s hyperlink to his Instagram bio. He additionally posted an image with Ankur from one in every of their Guitar periods and appealed to the music business to “open their hearts” for his support.
He added that Ankur has been part of “each massive music of Bollywood and a number of the greatest advert jingles for the largest composers of this nation”.
Ankur’s famous work contains movies like Gulabo Sitabo, Andhadhun, Barfi, Lootera, Border, Taare Zameen Par, Dev D, Omkara, Raajneeti amongst others.