Shah Rukh Khan’s Meer Foundation contributes Rs. 21 Lakhs to Kerala Flood Relief
Meer Foundation Contributes towards Kerala Flood Relief
The famous Bollywood Star Shah Rukh Khan’s Meer Foundation has been actively helping and supporting the needy. The non-profit welfare organization has made a donation of Rs. 21 lakhs to the relief organizations working towards the welfare of Kerala flood victims.
Apart from Shah Rukh Khan, many other Bollywood celebrities including Hrithik Roshan, Sonali Bendre, Farhan Akhtar, Abhishek Bachchan and Anushka Sharma, have extended their support, urging people to come forward and help the people of Kerala. The death toll in the flood-hit state has reached 357. The central government has launched massive rescue and relief operations in the southern state.
Army, Air Force, Coast Guard, Navy and (NDRF) National Disaster Response Force has scaled up operations using additional manpower, boats, and helicopters. Food packets and drinking water are also being rushed for those in need. The chief ministers of other states have also come forward to help with financial aid with the huge-scale devastation.