Kerala is facing an inevitable crisis as the state has
been hit by a devastating flood, costing innumerable lives. With many donations
and rescue measures, several Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan, Shah
Rukh Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Hrithik Roshan, Akshay Kumar Dulquer Salmaan
and others have contributed to the relief measures. Besides contributing to the
relief fund, Bollywood stars also took to social media to spread the message
and urge fans to donate for the crisis in Kerala.
Amitabh Bachchan took to Twitter requesting his followers to donate. He wrote, “The devastation caused by incessant rain in Kerala is frightening. Hundreds and thousands of our sisters and brothers are in deep anguish! We must do all we can to contribute as much as we can towards the needs of the people of Kerala. I have. You must too.” Shah Rukh Khan with the aid of his Meer Foundation has donated about Rs 21 lakh to one of the rescue groups working for the flood victims.
Jacqueline Fernandez has donated Rs 5 lakh to NGO Habitat for the Humanity India’s Kerala Flood Relief Programme. She said in a statement that, “I am deeply pained to see the devastation caused by the floods in Kerala. My heart goes out to the people in need and in order to help them, I have decided to donate to Habitat for Humanity India.”
Akshay Kumar too did his bit towards the Kerala Chief Minister’s Relief Fund. He even tweeted saying, “Let’s together build back Kerala back to its glory again. No politics, no religion only humanity. Let’s stand together to save Kerala”.
T 2904 - The devastation caused by incessant rain in Kerala is frightening !— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) August 18, 2018
Hundreds and thousands of our sisters and brothers are in deep anguish ! We must do all we can to contribute as much as we can towards the needs of the people of Kerala ..
I have .. you must too ..🙏
Kerala is on red alert and Habitat for Humanity India is helping those who are stranded! I urge everyone to help those in need..— Jacqueline Fernandez (@Asli_Jacqueline) August 18, 2018
Donate now: https://t.co/cEKoD9BFOa
Volunteers can send relief materials to Kerala through Amazon, here’s how https://t.co/OGRr6CM6KU— Chitra Subramaniam (@chitraSD) August 17, 2018
The situation in Kerala is critical. Help is required.— Hrithik Roshan (@iHrithik) August 18, 2018
Please let’s come forward and do whatever we can. Our friends in Kerela need us right now. I have contributed a sum and I request you all to do whatever you can. God bless #KerelaFloodRelief pic.twitter.com/lllier4SDE
Hrithik Roshan took to Twitter writing, “The situation in
Kerala is critical. Help is required. Please let’s come forward and do whatever
we can. Our friends in Kerala need us right now. I have contributed a sum and I
request you all to do whatever you can. God bless #KeralaFloodRelief”
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