Actor Akshay Kumar has been leading from the front when it comes to donating money to various funds and helping those in need in the times of the coronavirus lockdown. After donating a huge amount of Rs 25 crore to PM-CARES, the actor has made a separate donation of Rs. 3 crore to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). The money is expected to be utilised for the production of personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare workers.
Akshay has once again set an example by helping the BMC
According to a report, Akshay has once again set an example by helping the BMC financially and also by creating awareness on his own social media handles by making various videos about the cause. The report mentioned an official from the BMC saying the actor has been helping them without any fanfare for the last few days. He said when Akshay got to know that India is facing a rising demand to produce PPE, he decided to make the financial contributions.
Akshay shared a picture of himself holding a placard with ‘DilSe Thank You’
The joint municipal commissioner of the BMC, Ashutosh Salil, confirmed the news of Akshay’s donation and revealed that he got in touch with the commissioner a few days back and worked on the financial assistance. On Thursday, Akshay shared a picture of himself holding a placard with ‘DilSe Thank You’ written on it. The actor thanked all the essential service providers for working tirelessly in the time of crisis.