eBay India and Flywithvip.com will host a charity auction on http://www.ebay.in where the highest bidder will be given the opportunity to fly onboard a jet with the starcast of the forthcoming historical romance movie, ‘Bajirao Mastani’.
The auction begins on December 3 and will be live until December 12, 2015. Bidding on the auction starts at Rs. 100,000 for each celebrity. 85% of the proceeds of the auction will go to The Akshay Patra Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation which strives to fight issues such as hunger and malnutrition in India. Today Akshaya Patra is the world’s largest (not-for-profit run) mid-day meal programme serving wholesome food to over 1.4 million children from 10,845 schools across 10 states in India.
“We offer an opportunity for consumers to spend quality time interacting with their favorite celebrities in-flight. It’s our honour to partner with the most awaited film of the year, Bajirao Mastani and we are hopeful that admirers of Ranveer, Priyanka and Deepika will extend their maximum support to the cause,” says Gautam Chhabria, Founder and CEO, Fly with VIP Online.
Girish Huria of eBay India said, “Through this auction, we encourage all Bollywood fans to log onto eBay India and bid generously as all the proceeds will help brighten up lives of young children.”
Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, ‘Bajirao Mastani’ is the tale of Maratha warrior, Peshwa Bajirao I. The film will hit screens on December 18.