Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan has pledged $ 15,000 (55,000 dirhams) as part of fundraising for author and podcast presenter Jay Shetty to help those suffering from COVID-19 in India.
According to reports, Roshan who plays the superhero character “ Krish ” has teamed up with Hollywood stars including Will Smith, singers Shawn Mendes, Camila Cabello and TV presenter Ellen DeGeneres who has sought generous sums to help a paralyzed India. With a brutal second wave of COVID-19.
According to a report published in the Times of India, the star-studded company Shetty has already raised more than $ 4 million (Dh1.3 million).
Actors around the world are stepping up to help with COVID-19 relief efforts in India. The stars, including Priyanka Chopra Jonas and her celebrity husband Nick Jonas, have stepped in to raise money and urge their fans to donate to India’s sophisticated healthcare system burdened with COVID-19 victims.
Hollywood actors and musicians, including Reese Witherspoon, Katy Perry, Lily Singh and Camila Cabello, have also thrown celebrities behind a lofty cause to aid India.
Among the Bollywood stars, actors of varying power and influence have appealed to stars including Salman Khan, Devgn, Varun Dhawan, Alia Bhatt, and Tapse Banu, their fans to come forward and be heroes in real life.