The entire world is presently combating the coronavirus pandemic which has contaminated hundreds of thousands of individuals and resulted within the demise of lakhs of individuals. Owing to the entry of the virus in India, the Prime Minister had referred to as for a nationwide lockdown beginning March 25. We’re nearing two months of lockdown and on this interval a number of folks have gone homeless, have misplaced their livelihood and a number of other have been struggling to get a meal. Throughout this distressing time, folks have been coming collectively to assist each other in no matter approach they will.
Indian artists are additionally utilizing their expertise and platform to boost funds to struggle COVID-19. Lately, Standup comic Kunal Kamra began an initiative the place he’s encouraging artists to offer away their prized possessions in direction of charity. Speaking in regards to the charity, Kunal Kamra took to Twitter and wrote, “We want extra RT-PCR kits. That is the quickest confirmatory check equipment in India. Mylab is an Indian firm making it at zero revenue. I’ve adopted a equipment which prices Rs. 1,34,000/- for my dwelling metropolis Mumbai. You are able to do the identical, I am giving my YouTube button away to the best donor, I urge all artists to offer away their prized possessions in direction of charity in such troublesome instances. Whereas each penny counts the best donor will get the button. E-mail your donation screenshots to email@example.com”.
Whereas every ruppee counts I recognize the hell out of Comrade @anuragkashyap72 who’s gifting away his 2013 gangs of Wasseypur critics award to the best donor of this charity with my YouTube button
Hyperlink – https://t.co/xm5mNd2qDZ
I urge different artists to assist in their very own approach! https://t.co/izrv9CaxQT
— Kunal Kamra (@kunalkamra88) May 20, 2020
Anurag Kashyap too determined to offer away one among his prized possessions, which is the FilmFare trophy he gained for his movie Gangs of Wasseypur. “Highest bidder will get the unique trophy for the Filmfare critics award finest movie 2013 . “Gangs of Wasseypur”…,” the filmmaker tweeted responding to Kunal Kamra’s tweet.
Highest bidder will get the unique trophy for the Filmfare critics award finest movie 2013 . “Gangs of Wasseypur”… https://t.co/BtXrUQAJ7C
— Anurag Kashyap (@anuragkashyap72) May 20, 2020
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