MUMBAI: Ahead of his wedding with long-time girlfriend Shweta Aggarwal, popular singer and TV host Aditya Narayan has revealed about his financial hardship.
In an interview with Bollywood Bubble, Aditya said: “If the government extends the lockdown even further, people will start dying of hunger. My whole savings are depleted. I’ve literally finished my savings. All the money I had invested in Mutual Funds, I had to withdraw all of that (to survive). Because nobody had planned that I wouldn’t be working for a year and yet chilling it out. Nobody plans it like that. Unless you’re like some billionaire. So there is no choice. Like I’ve Rs 18,000 left in my account. So if I don’t start working by October, I would have no money. I would have to sell off my bike or something. It’s really tough. At the end of the day, you’ve to take some harsh calls. When you take those harsh calls, there will be a certain section of people who will say that this decision is incorrect.”
Before the lockdown, he was hosting the singing reality show Indian Idol along with that he was also a part of Haarsh Limbachiyaa and Bharti Singh’s Khatra Khatra Khatra. Earlier, he was also a part of the adventure-based reality show Khatron Ke Khiladi, hosted by filmmaker Rohit Shetty.