Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan has vowed to donate to PM-CARES Fund and Maharashtra CM’s Relief Fund to support the government in the fight against COVID-19. The actor, also proclaimed several other initiatives like providing PPE kits to healthcare workers and meals to underprivileged people and daily wage earners.
Here below we have 7 initiatives from SRK that everyone is taking about:
>IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders and his NGO will work with the Maharashtra and West Bengal governments for the supply of 50,000 Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for the healthcare professionals, whom Shah Rukh called the "real heroes" of the battle against COVID-19.
>SRK’s NGO has also tied up with Ek Saath - The Earth to provide daily food requirements to over 5500 families for at least a month in Mumbai.
>Shah Rukh said a kitchen will also be set up to send out 2000 freshly cooked meals every day to help households and hospitals whose daily needs aren't being fulfilled.
>In association with Roti Foundation, Shah Rukh's NGO will provide Rs 3 lakh meal kits to 10,000 to deprived people and daily wage laborers daily for at least a month in Mumbai.
>Meer Foundation has united with Working People's Charter to provide basic rudiments and grocery items for at least a month to over 2500 daily wage workers in Delhi.
>SRK said Meer foundation will also be providing support to 100 acid attack victims in Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal and Uttarakhand.
>SRK also said that in the current times, everybody must come together and support each other.
Well, we are happy to see SRK taking a step forward to help the nation.