28 May 2020, 04:13 pm By Neha Sinha
Coronavirus donation: List of celebrities and Donation to relief fund

Several South Indian actors, actresses have donated their part as relief amount to state Govts funds. From Bollywood to Tollywood, Film producers to directors have come forth in this tough time when the country is facing a tough time during 21 days Lockdown across all corners. Actors including Salman Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Prabhas, Mahesh Babu, Allu Arjun, Pawan Kalyan, Chiranjeevi and more have immensely donated relief amount as their part and several cinema heroes have donated food items to poor on streets. Master actor Thalapathy Vijay donates Rs 1.30 crore towards the corona relief fund.

As per the report, Thalapathy Vijay has donates Rs 25 lakh towards PM relief fund, Rs 50 lakh towards Tamil Nadu CM relief fund, Rs 10 lakh yo Kerala CM Relief Fund, Rs 25 lakh towards to film Employees Federation of South India (FEFSI). Rs 5 lakh each towards the CM relief funds of Andhra, Telangana, and Karnataka apart from Rs 5 lakh to Puducherry.

After the initiation of the PM CARE fund, several celebrities have donated in relief funds. On Tuesday emerging stars Sara Ali Khan, Vickey Kaushal and SOTY famous Alia Bhat donated in PM Modi relief fund to fight against Covid19. Uri Star Vickey Kaushal donated 1 Crore in PM Modi CARES fund started on March 28, to fight coronavirus. Till Now Amitabh Bachchan donate money. 

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar always wins the hearts of people with his generosity. If there are any problems on the country, Akshay Kumar is one of the stars who comes to the forefront and helps people. When the lockdown caused by Coronavirus, he donated a huge amount of Rs 25 crore to the Prime Minister's Relief Fund. Akshay Kumar agains has made donation to various casues amid the lockdown, He has contributed Rs 45 lakh to the Cine & TV Artistes Association (CINTAA). Akshay Kumar help daily wage workers who have been hit by the pandemic.

Amitabh Bachchan has provided corona relief coupons for Tollywood daily wage earners. The southern star Chiranjeevi thanked him for the gesture on social networks. Chiranjeevi announced Big B's contribution on Twitter, saying that the latter has arranged for 12,000 corona relief coupons of Rs 1,500 each for the daily wage workers of Tollywood. These have been arranged through the proceedings of the short film, Family.

Raghava Lawrence announced that he will be donating Rs 3 crore from his advance salary to coronavirus relief funds. Actor Raghava Lawrence revealed that he will be contributing Rs 50 lakh each to PM-CARES Fund and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister's Relief Fund. The remaining amount will be donated to FEFSI, Dancer's Union, daily wage workers and physically disabled children in Royapuram, Chennai. Hrithik Roshan is coming forward to help the people in the midst of the epidemic. After distributing the N95 and FF3 masks and deciding to provide food to the people, laborers, cine, TV Artists and deprived people of old age homes across India, Hrithik Roshan has come forward to help the photojournalists associated with the film industry.

Celebrities Donations for Coronavirus relief fund

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Telugu Cinema Celebrities have come forward to help the State and Central Governments in their fight to contain the pandemic Coronavirus. More and more celebrities are announcing their contributions. These donations are much-valued than what the politicians are announcing. The donations by the Celebs are from their own money while politicians are mainly donating from their Constituency funds and MP-LADS etc.

list of celebs who donates

Here is the list of donations from our Tollywood celebrities:

Actor Name Amount
Akshay Kumar Rs. 25 Crore + 3 Crore BMC
Prabhas Rs 4.00 Crore
Raghava Lawrence Rs 3.00 Crore
Pawan Kalyan Rs 2.00 Crore
Vijay Rs 1.30 Crore
Allu Arjun Rs 1.25 Crore
Hema Malini Rs. 1 Crore 
Kartik Aaryan Rs. 1 Crore 
Vicky Kaushal Rs. 1 Crore 
Chiranjeevi Rs. 1 Crore 
Mahesh Babu Rs. 1 Crore 
Balakrishna Rs. 1 Crore
Jr. NTR  Rs. 75 Lakh 
Ram Charan Rs. 70 Lakh 
Sunny Deol Rs. 50 Lakh 
Varun Dhawan Rs. 30 Lakh 
Nithin Rs. 20 Lakh 
Trivikram Rs. 20 Lakh 
Dil Raju’s SVC Rs. 20 Lakh
Lakh Koratala Siva Rs 10 Lakh
Sai Dharam Tej  Rs 10 Lakh 
Anil Ravipudi Rs 10 Lakh
VV Vinayak Rs. 5 Lakh 
Allari Naresh Rs. 5 Lakh

- Superstar Rajinikanth has donated Rs 50 lakh for the wellbeing of daily wage workers of the South Indian film industry in the time of complete shutdown owing to the coronavirus pandemic. 

- Suriya, Karthi along their father Sivakumar donated Rs 10 lakh. It was later reported that actor Sivakarthikeyan too donated Rs 10 lakh. 

- Vijay Sethupathi has donated 10 lakhs for the welfare of FEFSI members. 

- Ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu has donated a sum of Rs 10 lakh to combat the spread of coronavirus. 

- Sindhu has donated Rs 5 lakh each to Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Chief Minister Relief Funds. 



- Wrestler Bajrang Punia, who works as an OSD in Railways, has donated his six months' salary to the Haryana relief fund. 

- Gautam Gambhir has also offered to release Rs 50 lakh from his Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) fund for the equipment to treat coronavirus patients in Delhi government hospitals. 

- The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) has also donated Rs 25 lakh towards the West Bengal government's emergency relief fund and President Avishek Dalmiya donated 5 lakh too. 

- Sourav Ganguly donated rice worth 50 lakhs for the underprivileged with Lal Baba Rice Company. 

- Pawan Kalyan donated a total of 2 Cr for COVID-19. 

- Pawan Kalyan donated 50 Lakhs to AP and Telangana CM relief funds each. 

- Hrithik Roshan provided N95 and FFP3 masks for our BMC workers and other caretakers. 

- Kapil Sharma donated 50 Lakhs to PM Relief Fund. 

- Sachin Tendulkar donated 50 lakhs to Prime Minister's Relief Fund and Maharashtra Chief Minister's Relief Fund [25-25].

- Kartik Aaryan Donates 1 Crore to PM CARES Fund

- Sara Ali Khan pledge to donates, However, she did not disclose the amount.

- Alia Bhatt pledge to donates, However, she did not disclose the amount.

- Vicky Kaushal Donates 1 Crore for PM CARES fund

- Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar, Donates 25 lakh

- Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas pledge to donates 

- Mahesh Babu will be contributing Rs. 25 lakhs towards Corona crisis charity for TFI workers.

- Prakash Raj also pledge to donate

- Nandamuri Balakrishna donates Rs 1.25 crore for the coronavirus relief fund

-Ekta Kapoor donates one year salary to the worker

-Shah Rukh Khan donates money to the worker

- Raghava Lawrence donates Rs 3 crore to PM CARE and CM Relief Fund

- Akshay Kumar, after donated 25 crores to PM CARES fund he again contributed 3 Crore for BMC Workers PPE.

- The Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) has also donated Rs 25 lakh towards the West Bengal government's emergency relief fund and President Avishek Dalmiya donated 5 lakh too.

- Wrestler Bajrang Punia, who works as an OSD in Railways, has donated his six months' salary to the Haryana relief fund. 

- Ace Indian shuttler PV Sindhu has donated a sum of Rs 10 lakh to combat the spread of coronavirus. 

Sindhu has donated Rs 5 lakh each to Andhra Pradesh and Telangana Chief Minister Relief Funds.

- Suriya, Karthi along their father Sivakumar donated Rs 10 lakh. It was later reported that actor Sivakarthikeyan too donated Rs 10 lakh.

- Bhushan Kumar    12 Cr    PM-Cares Fund (11 Cr via T-series) and CM Relief Fund (1 Cr)

- Rajkummar Rao donated to PM Relief Fund, CM Relief Fund and to Zomato Feeding India to help feed families in need. 

- Kangana Ranaut donates Rs 25 lakh to PM Cares fund. 

- Master actor Thalapathy Vijay donates Rs 1.30 crore towards corona relief fund

- Ajay Devgn donates Rs 51 lakh to support daily wage workers of the film industry. 

-  Shahrukh Khan's wife Gauri Khan also distributed 95,000 food packets among the poor

- Shri Ramo Ji Rao Garu contributed Rs 10 lacs to Corona Crisis Charity 

- Varun Dhawan contributes to daily wage workers of the entertainment industry [FWICE].

- Akshay Kumar again come forward, he again donates Rs 45 Lakh to CINTAA

- COVID19 Indian Wrestling Federation donated Rs 11 lakhs to Corona relif fund.

- COVID19 Sania Mirza raised Rs 1.25 crore with the help of the needy

- Azim Premji Donates 34% of his company shares around 50,000 crore

- Tata Sona donates 1500 crore ( Ratana Tata- 500, Tata Sona - 1000)

- BCCI- 51 Crores

- Anand Mahindra- 500 Crores

- Mukesh Ambani 5 crore and isolation ward and more

- Pradeep and Pankaj Rathod of the Cello Group for contributing Rs. 3.5 crore to the PM-CARES fund

- Ram Nath Kovind pledges to donate one-month salary to PM-CARES Fund

- PM CARE fund- Aditya Birla Group donated 500 Crores

-  World Bank extended $ 1b to India as emergency fund to India amidst COVID19