Bollywood actor Sara Ali Khan has made a contribution to the Sonu Sood Foundation to provide COVID-19 relief.
Her contribution will help in purchasing oxygen cylinders for COVID-19 patients, who are struggling against during the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in India. Actor Sonu Sood took to Twitter to laud Sara Ali Khan, for coming out to help during these tough times.
“Thank you so much my dear Sara Ali Khan for your contribution to [email protected]! Extremely proud of you & keep on doing the good work. You have inspired the youth of the nation to come forward and help during these difficult times. You are a hero,” he tweeted.
Thank you so much my dear Sara Ali Khan for your contribution to the @soodfoundation! Extremely proud of you & keep on doing the good work. You have inspired the youth of the nation to come forward and help during these difficult times. You are a hero 🤗@sara_ali_khan95
— sonu sood (@SonuSood) May 8, 2021
Sara Ali Khan has been occupied with amplifying SOS calls from her followers on Instagram. She often tags Sonu Sood and his foundation in order to get help. Many other celebrities such as Bhumi Pednekar, Taapsee Pannu, Alia Bhatt, Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Chopra are also engaged in providing relief to COVID-19 patients.
On Friday, Bollywood actor Anushka Sharma and her husband Virat Kohli posted a video on social media, in which they spoke about the COVID-19 crisis. “It really pains us to see our country suffer like this. We are grateful to all the people who have been fighting for us day and night. Their dedication is appreciated,” they said.
They announced that they will be launching a fundraiser called ‘In This Together’ for COVID-19 relief. The couple aims to raise a total of 7 crores through this fundraiser. So far, the couple has raised nearly Rs 3.6 crore in donations. They were overwhelmed with the fact that more than 50 per cent of the amount was raised in just 24 hours.
Grateful to everyone who has donated so far. Thank you for your contribution 🙏. We have crossed the half way mark, let’s keep going. 🇮🇳#InThisTogether #ActNow #OxygenForEveryone #TogetherWeCan #SocialForGood@actgrants @ketto pic.twitter.com/YUvGQOSupP
— Anushka Sharma (@AnushkaSharma) May 8, 2021
3.6 crores in less than 24 hours! Overwhelmed with the response. Let’s keep fighting to meet our target and help the country. Thank you.🙏#InThisTogether #ActNow #OxygenForEveryone #TogetherWeCan #SocialForGood@ketto @actgrants pic.twitter.com/ZCyAlrgOXj
— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) May 8, 2021
Both Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma have donated 2 crore rupees for the COVID-19 relief fund.