Team India captain Virat Kohli and his wife actor Anushka Sharma have donated Rs 2 crore to the fundraising project, which will raise a total of Rs 7 crore to support the fight against the country's corona epidemic. Both are raising money through the crowdfunding platform Keto. A press release said that Virat Kohli and Bollywood superstar Anushka Sharma are aiming to raise Rs 7 crore for Corona relief in India.
Virat and Anushka are running a #InThisTogether campaign on the crowded funding platform Keto. For this, he has donated two crore rupees. This campaign will run for seven days. The proceeds from this will be used for oxygen, medical manpower, awareness for vaccination, and telemedicine facility to the people during the epidemic.
Kohli said that we are going through an unprecedented crisis in the history of our country and our country needs all of us to unite and save more and more people. Anushka and I have been shocked to see human suffering since last year. Kohli said that he and his wife have tried to help more and more people in their fight against the virus.
Anushka and I have started a campaign on @ketto, to raise funds for Covid-19 relief, and we would be grateful for your support.
Let’s all come together and help those around us in need of our support.
I urge you all to join our movement.
Link in Bio! ????#InThisTogether pic.twitter.com/RjpbOP2i4G— Virat Kohli (@imVkohli) May 7, 2021
Kohli said that we are working towards helping all people as much as possible during the pandemic and now, India wants our support more than ever. He said this in a statement that was shared on his social media handle.
Kohli further said that we are starting this fund-razor with the belief that we will be able to meet the needs of the people. We are confident that people will come forward to help fellow countrymen in crisis. We are together in this and we will fight it together.
Anushka said that it is painful to see people in agony. The country's health system has collapsed. Virat and I are very sad to see so many people going through pain. Given this, we hope that this fund will help in our fight against the virus.