Actress Anushka Sharma and cricketer Virat Kohli have launched a fundraising campaign to combat the coronavirus epidemic.
It has been revealed that Rs 5 crore has been raised in five days. Anushka Sharma shared this on her Instagram status saying, “5.22 crores a day for 5 days. Thank you to all those who helped.”
Anushka-Kohli couple on Friday (May 7) launched a fundraising campaign to fight Covid. In the first 24 hours, around Rs 3 crore was raised. Now the fifth day is five crores. The Virushka couple, who started the campaign, donated $ 2 million from their side for the fight against Covid.
The campaign, launched by Anushka and Kohli, aims to provide oxygen concentrators and plants to hospitals across the country with the money raised.
Anushka said earlier that the fund is being funded to provide vital medical equipment and vaccination facilities at hospitals and Covid-19 centers.
Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma, on the other hand, have total assets worth around Rs 900 crore. However, the two have donated Rs 2 crore. There is also criticism that people are asking for donations.