An interesting trend has started on Twitter from Wednesday, in which users are giving information about their first earnings. Many celebrities have also declared their first earnings following the #FirstSalary trend.
Anubhav Sinha, director of films like ‘Article 15’ and ‘Thappad’, wrote on Twitter, ‘First salary – 80 rupees, age – 18 years, work – I was given Maths tuition to a student of class VII. I earned this money for smoking while studying in engineering college.
First Salary- Rs 80
Arithmetic tuition to a class 7 student to earn for my smoking in the Engg college. https://t.co/SmxrV3E2Xf
– Anubhav Sinha (@anubhavsinha) November 18, 2020
Director Hansal Mehta, who recently received praise for the web series ‘The Scam 1992’, tweeted, “First salary – Rs 450 per month, age – 16 years, work – jeans and casual wear as a salesman at Intershop Camps Corner” Made money by selling, so that juniors could buy college wardrobe. “
First salary- Rs.450pm
Salesperson at Intershoppe Kemp’s Corner selling Fu’s jeans and casual wear to earn money for my junior college wardrobe. https://t.co/TYiJi9dQPR
– Hansal Mehta (@mehtahansal) November 18, 2020
Ali Faisal, who played Guddu Pandit in Mirzapur, wrote, “The first salary was 8000, age – 19 years, worked in a call center to collect college fees.”
First salary – 8000 / –
Age – 19
Call center during college to fund college fee. https://t.co/z2julqM576
– Ali Fazal M / میر علی فضل / Ali (@ alifazal9) November 18, 2020
Sharad Kelkar, who appeared in the role of Shivaji Maharaj in ‘Tanhaji Ji: The Unsung Warrior’, told that his first salary was Rs 2500.
First salary – Rs. 2500
“Age – 18”
– Sharad Kelkar (@ SharadK7) November 18, 2020
Actress Sayani Gupta also wrote on Twitter that her first salary was Rs 12,500 which she received at the age of 21.
First Salary- Rs 12,500 / –
Marketing and Sales Executive in a Publishing House / Infrastructure Research Firm. https://t.co/cwr1BDs5bi
– Sayani Gupta (@sayanigupta) November 18, 2020
Sayani, who has worked in films like article 15 ‘,’ Fan ‘,’ Jolly LLB ‘, has also stated that she was a marketing and sales executive at a publishing house / infrastructure research firm at that time.