June 18 : Dharma Productions head-honcho Karan Johar launches a foundation in the memory of his late father Yash Johar. The main focus of the Foundation is to improve the quality of life of people in the entertainment industry.
Filmmaker Karan took to his social media profile and dropped a video post. He captioned it, “Yash Johar Foundation: This has been a true labor of love… created in memory of my incredible father and to carry forward his legacy. I am proud to launch the Yash Johar Foundation, which has been set up with the aim to improve the quality of life for people in the Indian entertainment industry”
“While we have initiated the implementation of long-term sustainable plans that will enhance the lives of people and their families in the industry, we have also ensured that immediate solutions are being provided to help them deal with the effects of the on-going global pandemic. The link in my bio provides all the details and how we can be contacted. @YashJoharFoundation #YashJoharFoundation #ForThePeople #YJF” read the full note.
Financial, well-being, health and education and vocational training are the three main pillars that will be supported by the foundation.
Meanwhile, on the directorial front, Karan will come up with a multi-starrer film, 'Takht.