Bollywood actor Katrina Kaif pledged her support to the PM Cares Fund and Chief Minister’s Relief Fund (Maharashtra) to help combat the spread of the Coronavirus pandemic. The Bharat actor took to social media to make the announcement and said that she hoped her contribution would help ease the pain of the people. The 36-year-old actor took to Instagram to make an announcement in this regard. “I pledge to donate to the PM CARES fund and the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund Maharashtra,” she wrote in the post. Also Read - Delhi Lockdown News: Chandni Chowk, Other Markets Under Self-imposed Lockdown From Today Due to Corona Surge
“Heartbreaking to see the hardship and suffering this pandemic has unleashed in the world,” her post further read. Also Read - Centre Bans Oxygen Supply For Industrial Use to Meet Medical Requirements For COVID Patients | Highlights
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Earlier on Monday, famous fashion designer Manish Malhotra also announced that he will also be supporting the government and will donate to both the PM CARES Fund and the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund Maharashtra (CMRF).
“I am not only committed towards the safety & wellbeing of my work family but all others in need, “read a post by the designer.
Other Bollywood celebrities that have pledged to donate generously and help the government in the battle against COVID-19 are Varun Dhawan, Akshay Kumar, Anushka Sharma, Kartik Aaryan and more.
The Union Health Ministry said the death toll due to COVID-19 has risen to 32 and the number of total active coronavirus cases to 1300 as on Monday.