Film actress Anushka Sharma and cricketer husband Virat Kohli have donated an undisclosed amount to three organizations doing relief and rehabilitation work in Bihar and Assam, where thousands of families have been affected by the recent floods.
Actress Anushka Sharma and cricketer husband Virat Kohli have generously donated to relief operations in Assam and Bihar, where devastating floods have wreaked havoc in the last few days. The two have shared a note about it on their respective Instagram accounts.
It has written, when our country is fighting the coronavirus epidemic, people in Assam and Bihar are suffering due to severe floods, it has affected many families and livelihoods. We are praying for the people of Assam and Bihar. Virat and I have pledged to help the needy people by supporting three organizations that do credible work in flood relief and welfare. You should also come forward and help these organizations to help these states. ‘
Both have donated an undisclosed amount to the three organizations Rapid Response, Action Aid, and Goonj. He has also shared links to three organizations working for the welfare of the people affected by the recent floods. Earlier this week, actress Priyanka Chopra and husband Nick Jonas also donated for flood relief and rehabilitation work in Bihar and Assam.
He wrote, ‘The monsoon in India has caused a lot of destruction in many parts of the country. The state of Bihar where I am born fills with heavy rains. Like Assam, millions of people affect here and many have been displaced as their homes were washed away in the deluge.
As they are struggling with this catastrophe, they need our help. Nick and I already donate to some organizations whose teams engage in active relief and rehabilitation work in the state. Now it’s your turn #BiharFloods’
Priyanka shared links to some organizations like Goonj and Jomato Feeding India to encourage her fans to donate. He also made an announcement, of which he is also the Ambassador donating for Assam. Recently actor Sonu Sood asked his team to give buffalo to a family in Bihar, which has lost their son and two buffalo in the flood.