Indian skipper Virat Kohli and his wife Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma have contributed an undisclosed amount to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s PM Cares and the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund in Maharashtra. This donation is towards an initiative made by the government to provide relief during the coronavirus pandemic.
The couple announced this great step via a tweet on the microblogging site. Read:
Anushka and I are pledging our support towards PM-CARES Fund & the Chief Minister's Relief Fund (Maharashtra). Our hearts are breaking looking at the suffering of so many & we hope our contribution, in some way, helps easing the pain of our fellow citizens #IndiaFightsCorona
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) March 30, 2020
Apart from the power couple, Suresh Raina is the only other Indian cricketer to take a step towards helping COVID-19 affected people. Also, Bollywood stars are donating for the same cause with a big heart. This includes Akshay Kumar, Varun Dhawan, Karan Johar and Ayushmann Khurrana among the others.
The latest one to be a part of this list during this crisis time is Kartik Aaryan. The actor has announced his contribution of one crore rupees to fight coronavirus. He has pledged to support the PM Cares fund. On his social media, he shared this good cause news.