Bollywood actors Salman Khan and Daisy Shah along with Salman’s bodyguard Shera visited the Siddhivinayak Temple in Mumbai, India on February 9, 2014 to flag off the very first edition of the Little Hearts Marathon which was organised by the temple authorities and Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital.
Siddhivinayak Temple in Mumbai
Close to five thousand children participated in the marathon, ranging between 5 and 17 years of age.
The marathon was meant not only to raise awareness about cardiac issues in children but also to generate funds for the hospital’s newly-opened cardiac department.
Salman Khan 2014
Also at the event were actor Dino Morea, CEO of Wadia Hospital Minnie Bodhanwala, chairman of the Shree Siddhivinayak Temple Trust Subhash Vitthal, and businessman Ness Wadia. The latter spoke to the media about the marathon, sharing his hope that it would make people realise that heart problems can affect kids too.
Salman Khan Supports First Ever Little Hearts Marathon
Salman Khan at Siddhivinayak Temple in Mumbai