Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who contributed a huge amount of Rs 1 crore to the Kerala flood victims, has now come forward to help the victims of floods in Nagaland. On Tuesday, September 4, the actor visited the flood-ravaged state and also met the Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio. Sushant donated Rs. 1.25 crore for the relief work and proved that he is a hero in real life as well. The CM shared the news on social media and also thanked the actor for his kind gesture.
He took to micro-blogging site Twitter and wrote, “I am moved at the kind gesture made by @itsSSR and his team towards #NagalandFloods and willingness to help #Nagaland at this crucial hour. Your contribution is encouraging and I hope to see the rest of the nation come forward selflessly, to #DonateForNagaland.”
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As soon as the picture surfaced on social media, people started appreciating the star for his efforts. He was also being called as the man with a golden heart by his fans.
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According to reports, nearly 50,000 people have been affected by the floods and the state government has estimated that Rs 800 crore would be needed to restore the region.
This is not the first time that Sushant has contributed for a cause. Earlier, on his fan’s request, the actor lent a helping hand to the victims of Kerela floods by donating Rs 1 crore.
On the professional front, the actor will be seen sharing the screen space with Sara Ali Khan in Kedarnath. He is also shooting for Mukesh Chhabra’s directorial debut, Kizie Aur Manny.