In the time of COVID-19, KKR Co-Owner came up with initiatives to help the citizen. Bollywood King Shah Rukh Khan ( SRK) announced a series of initiatives to fight the pandemic coronavirus.
KKR ( Kolkata Knight Riders) Co-owner Shah Rukh Khan bring initiatives to combat the COVID-19. He donates in PM-Cares-Funds and Chief-Minister’s Relief Funds.
Earlier Many Bollywood Star has donated in the PM-Cares-Funds and some in CM-Relief-Fund. The name of Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, Varun Dhawan to name a few.
“Given the enormity of the task, my team and I discussed ways to contribute in our own modest way. We have come up with a series of initiatives, which we hope will make a small difference.” SRK said.
“The efforts of our Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi Ji coupled with the efforts of the Chief Ministers, Shri Uddhav Thackeray ji, Smt Mamata Banerjee, Shri Arvind Kejriwal, and all other States and Union Territories leaders have been commendable in fighting this pandemic. We have initially focused our efforts on the three cities – Mumbai, Kolkata and New Delhi with the realization that this is a start and we stand ready to contribute in whichever way possible going forward.” SRK added.
“Raat ke baad naye din ki sahar aayegi, Din nahi badlega, tareeq Badal jayegi… I pray for you and your families, please do the same for me” He added further.
COVID-19, KKR Co-Owner came up with initiatives to help citizen
The initiatives are listed below in which SRK going to contribute:
PM – Cares Fund: Kolkata Knight Riders has committed to contributing to the PM Cares Fund.
Maharashtra Chief Minister’s Relief Fund: Red Chillies Entertainment has committed to contributing to the Maharashtra CM’S Relief Fund.
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Healthcare Providers: Supporting and protecting health care workers is of paramount importance. They are the real heroes who put their lives on the line every day to protect us! KKR & Meer Foundation will work with the WB and the Maharashtra governments and contribute 50,000 PPE kits.
Ek Saath — The Earth foundation: Meer Foundation along with Ek Saath, will provide daily food requirements to over 5500 families for at least a month in Mumbai. 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.
Roti Foundation: founded by Former Director General of Police, Maharashtra, Mr. D. Sivanandhan. During COVID-19, they have tied up with Mumbai Police and are providing meals to underprivileged people and daily wage laborers. Meer Foundation In association with Roti Foundation will provide 3 lakh meal kits with 10,000 people per day for at least a month.
Working People’s Charter: Meer Foundation in association with them will provide basic essentials and grocery items for at least a month to over 2500 daily wage workers who have been identified across Delhi.
Support for acid attack survivors: Meer Foundation to provide a monthly stipend to over 100 acid attack survivors which will take care of their basic needs. The survivors identified are across UP, Delhi, Bihar, West Bengal and Uttarakhand.
Looking at the initiatives at which SRK is going to donate is simply OUTSTANDING. If we roughly calculate the sum of all initiatives it goes beyond 50 Crores. They call him King for a reason.
Let’s fight with Coronavirus in the best possible way to stay at home. Be Safe.