Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar will give Rs 1 crore each to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund, for the people of flood-affected Assam, and the Kaziranga Park.
Akshay tweeted on Wednesday: “Absolutely heartbreaking to know about the devastation by floods in Assam. All affected, humans or animals, deserve support in this hour of crisis. I’d like to donate 1cr each to the CM Relief Fund and to Kaziranga Park rescue.”
Akshay urged everyone to contribute to the cause. “Appealing to all to contribute,” he added.
While 15 people have been killed in floods and landslides and over 46 lakh have been affected in Assam. In Kaziranga, over 10 lakh animals have also been affected. Almost 90 percent of the Kaziranga National Park has been inundated.