Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is planning to start a new campaign for infectious disease caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV).
The 72-year-old actor, who is also a UNICEF Global Ambassador for polio eradication, met doctors recently to strategies the plan.
“Wish to start a campaign on awareness of Hepatitis B… Met some committed doctors and shall strategise… Detect and cured asap!,” Bachchan posted on Twitter.
T 1720 – Wish to start a campaign on awareness of HepatitisB .. met some committed doctors and shall strategise .. detect and cured asap !
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) December 29, 2014
Apart from his social works, Bachchan is also excited to release the first song of his upcoming release ‘Shamitabh’ after unveiling the film’s first audio poster.
“#Shamitabh… Next for the song of the film… Wait wait wait. youseethewholecountryofthesystem..!!,” he tweeted.
Besides Bachchan, the R Balki-directed film stars Dhanush and debutante actress Akshara Haasan. It is expected to hit theatres on February 6 next year.
— Coolie Iqbal (@BachchanPakFC) December 29, 2014