Amid coronavirus outbreak has brought the world to a standstill, former India skipper MS Dhoni’s wife on Friday slammed the media for spreading ‘fake news’ in her Twitter post. Also Read - Bizarre! Bareilly Man Wants to Take Last Look at Sister's Face at AIIMS Mortuary, Finds Another Body
She asked the media to be responsible for such times. Also Read - Bangladesh COVID-19 Death Toll Rises to 2197, Total Cases at 172134
“Shame on You! I wonder where responsible journalism has disappeared!” said Sakshi in her post. Also Read - Madhya Pradesh Lockdown Extension News: Complete Shutdown Across State on Sundays | Advisory to be Issued Soon
Meanwhile, Dhoni donated a lakh rupees to fight the virus. It is not sure what upset Sakshi, but her husband, who earns Rs 800 crore per annum, faced heat from the fans for making such a small donation.
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Not just Dhoni, other sporting stars like badminton player PV Sindhu, Gautam Gambhir, Bajrang Punia and Sachin Tendulkar have also made contributions among others.
The pandemic has affected the sporting calendar as all the major events have been postponed or canceled. The much-awaited Tokyo Olympics has also been postponed and the cash-rich Indian Premier League could also be canceled as PM Narendra Modi clamped a 21-day lockdown in India.