Shah Rukh Khan’s group companies, Kolkata Knight Riders, Red Chillies Entertainment, Meer Foundation and Red Chillies VFX announced several initiatives to support the efforts of Prime Minsiter, Shri Narendra Modi and the Government in its COVID-19 fight.
SRK on April 2 tweeted about these initiatives and said how important ‘the expression of humanity’ is. SRK and his team have decided to focus their efforts on the three cities- Mumbai, Kolkata and Delhi and expressed their gratitude to the Prime Minister and the Chief Minsters of the aforementioned states as well as the leaders of all the states and the union territories.
In an effort to ensure the availability of basic necessities to all and raise awareness about COVID-19 and encourage more people to come forward and help, the funds will be distributed amongst different partners as follows:
1. PM Cares Funds
2. Maharashtra Chief Minister’s Relief Fund
3. Personal Protective Equipment for HealthCare Providers
4. Ek Saath- The Earth Foundation
5. Roti Foundation
6. Working People’s Charter
7. Support for acid attack survivors
According to SRK, this is just a start and he says that as a nation, it is our duty to give it all that we have got.
He says, “Raat ke baad naye din ki sahar aayegi, Din nahi badlega, tareekh badal jayegi…”
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