After the announcement of a $22 billion relief package to help the poor, personalities from Bollywood, business, sports, and entertainment world came forward to donate whole-heartedly. For a country like India, fight against coronavirus is not less than a battle.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched PM Cares Fund on March 28 to help deal with emergencies like novel coronavirus. The fund has already started receiving contributions from a variety of individuals and corporate entities to combat COVID-19 infection.
Here are some of the highlights of the recent contributions to the PM Fund –
The PM Cares Fund also accepts micro-donations that would go a long way in creating a healthier India. The CRPF staff and even universities like JNU have contributed their one-day’s salary to the PM-Cares Fund. The members of BCCI has contributed INR 50 crore to the fund.