From Akshay Kumar to TATA group to Paramilitary Forces, Indians contribute to PM-CARES Fund for fight against coronavirus | In Pics

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1/ 6Akshay Kumar
Akshay Kumar

Bollywood’s Khiladi Akshay Kumar donated the highest amount in the PM-CARES Fund. He took to Twitter to announce that he "will contribute Rs 25 crore" towards the fund. With this Akshay again proved that he is standing firm against every difficulty India faces. (Pic Credits: Pallav Paliwal)

2/ 6Ratan Tata
Ratan Tata

Former TATA group chairman Ratan Tata also stood up in times of need and pledged to donate Rs 500 crore to relief fund. Announcing the contribution, Ratan Tata on Twitter wrote: “At this moment, the need of the hour is greater than any other time.” (pic credits: Pallav Paliwal)

3/ 6Supreme Court Justice NV Ramana
Supreme Court Justice NV Ramana

Supreme Court Justice NV Ramana has donated Rs. 1 lakh each to Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister's Relief Fund and Telangana Chief Minister's Relief Fund to fight against the coronavirus. (Pic credits: ANI)

4/ 6Paramilitary Forces
Paramilitary Forces

On the appeal of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, to combat Coronavirus, all paramilitary forces personnel have contributed their one day salary (total Rs 116 crores) to Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund. (pic credits: ANI)

5/ 6Suresh Raina
Suresh Raina

Suresh Raina also contributed to the relief funds to fight the coronavirus. Stepping up in the times of need, Raina donated Rs 52 lakh (Rs31 lakh to the PM-CARES Fund & Rs 21 lakh to the UP CM’s Disaster Relief Fund) to combat the deadly coronavirus. (pic credits: PTI)

6/ 6Sachin Tendulkar
Sachin Tendulkar

Cricketing legend Sachin Tendulkar decided to contribute Rs 25 lakh each to Prime Minister's Relief Fund and Chief Minister's Relief Fund in his bid to join the fight against COVID-19. It was his decision that he wanted to contribute to both funds.(pic credits: PTI)

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