Baahubali actor Prabhas became the latest Telugu star to donate for the cause of combating against the coronavirus pandemic. Also Read - Prabhas Returns From Europe, Shares he is Going to Self-Quarantine
The actor on Thursday donated Rs 4 crore for the cause. Of this, Rs 3 crore is being given to the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund, while Rs 50 lakh each go to the Chief Minister Relief Funds of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. Also Read - Anushka Shetty Breaks Silence on Dating Baahubali co-star Prabhas, Says 'He's my 3 am Friend'
Prabhas recently returned from Georgia, where he was shooting for his upcoming film, tentatively titled Prabhas 20, with Pooja Hegde. Both actors went into self-quarantine for 14 days upon return. Also Read - Prabhas as Ravana Opposite 'Ram' Hrithik Roshan And 'Sita' Deepika Padukone in Nitesh Tiwari's Ramayana?
Earlier in the day, Telugu superstars Pawan Kalyan, Ram Charan, Chiranjeevi and Mahesh Babu had also donated to boost the fight against COVID-19. It was Pawan Kalyan who initiated the noble gesture giving Rs 2 crore for the cause. Soon, his nephew Ram Charan declared a charity of Rs 70 lakh while Ram Charan’s father, the veteran superstar of Telugu cinema, Chiranjeevi, gave Rs 1 crore. Young superstar Mahesh Babu also gave a crore for the cause.