Continuing to contribute to the PM Cares fund created for the Coronavirus disaster. Now Veteran actor Nana Patekar has announced financial support in this fund. Nana released a video giving information about the contribution and also gave the most important advice to the people.
Nana has contributed financially from his NGO Naam Foundation. In the video, Nana says-
“I think at this time we have to forget our caste, our division, our religion, our creed and cooperate with the government”.
The government cannot fight alone with such a huge disaster. We must take our responsibility. Two checks of 50-50 lakhs will be sent through the Naam Foundation for PM Cares funds. You will also take up your responsibility, I am sure. The most important thing is not to get out of the house. At this time, staying at home is the greatest service to the nation. Just do it.
Like Nana Patekar, many Bollywood celebrities have contributed to the PM care funds to fight this disaster. Among these are, Akshay Kumar (25 crores), Varun Dhawan (55 lakh), Kapil Sharma(50 lakh), Prabhas (4 crores), Karthik Aryan (1 crore), Shilpa Shetty (21 lakhs), Randeep Hooda (1 crore), Bhushan Kumar (11 crores), Allu Arjun Has donated (1.25 crore), Chiranjeevi has donated (1 crore), Pawan Kalyan has donated (2 crores), Hema Malini has donated (1crore), Rajinikanth has donated (50 lakh rupees).
The worst casualties have been on daily wage laborers due to the 21 days of lockdowns across the country. The film industry’s daily wage workers are also unemployed. A crisis of livelihood has arisen in front of them. However, celebrities like Salman Khan from Bollywood and Kamal Haasan and Prakash Raj in the south are supporting the daily wage workers.