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Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan, Gauri Khan, Juhi Chawla & Jay Mehta owned Kolkata Knight Riders will donate in PM CARE Fund, CM relief fund, notice said. Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan to donate on April 3 in Coronavirus Fund set up by Central Government, State Government and NGOs. Bollywood star is also committed to donate in Maharashtra CM Relief fund along with PM CARE fund set up to fight Covid19 pandemic. The notice conveyed that Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan led Organisations, IPL franchise KKR and Meer Foundation have come forward to join hands for donation in fight against Covid19. Parted by distance, we come together to fight off COVID-19 and make India safer & healthier!
Shah Rukh Khan is set to donate in Coronavirus Fund on the name of IPL franchise KKR, Red Chillies Entertainment and Meer Foundation. Bollywood star and his wife Gauri Khan owned the franchise and Foundation with share partners. On Friday Shah Rukh updated on tweeted handle about donations.
After Khan's tweet Maharashtra Shiv Sena leader Aditya Thakre thanked the star over his donation extended for the welfare of Maharashtra poor people.
Meer Foundation in collaboration with Roti Foundation and state Governments will donate food items among poor people. Shah Rukh Khan on Thursday announced that KKR and Meer Foundation, Red Chillies Entertainment have come ahead in welfare of people and fight against Coronavirus. KKR & Red Chillies owned by Gauri Khan to donate inPrime Minister Narendra Modi started CARE fund and Maharashtra CM Relief fund.
Kolkata Knight Riders and Red Chillis Entertainment will donate voluntarily in PM CARE Fund, Maharashtra CM relief fund and NGOs including Ek Sath the Earth Foundation, Roti Foundation, Working People’s Charter and Support for Acid attack survivors etc.
KKR , Red Chillies & Meer Foundation
As per recent notice on Thursday Bollywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan intimated through Social media that IPL franchise KKR and Red Chillis Entertainment to donate tomorrow voluntarily fund. Voluntarily fund to be extended in initiative started by Prime Minister Narendra Modi as PM CARE Fund, CM Relief fund and other NGOs.
On behalf of Shah Rukh Khan and other associates partnered in IPL franchise and Red Chillis Entertainment are donating following help.
Whereas no specific amount was made through released notice. Red Chillis Entertainment are owned by Shah Rukh Khan, Gauri Khan and in IPL franchise along with Khan family, actress Juhi Chawla and Jay Mehta reserve shares.
Organizations will also donate Personal Protection kits (PPE kits) for Medical Workers fighting for Coronavirus. KKR and Meer foundation will work with West Bengal and Maharashtra government to contribute 50000 PPE kits.
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On other hand Meer foundation to provide food to 5500 families in Mumbai for one month. A kitchen will also set up to send 2000 packets of daily freshly cooked food.
Meer Foundation collaborating with Roti Foundation to provide 3 lakh meal kits with 10000 people per day for a month.
Meer Foundation will also provide essential grocery items to 2500 daily wage workers who have been identified across Delhi.
Foundation will also provide a month's stipend to over 100 acid victims for basic needs. The survivors are found across Delhi, U.P, West Bengal and Uttarakhand.