Shah Rukh Khan’s group corporations, Kolkata Knight Riders, Red Chillies Entertainment, Meer Foundation and Red Chillies VFX introduced a number of initiatives to help the efforts of Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi ji and the Government in its COVID-19 combat.
Mr. Shah Rukh Khan stated “Given the enormity of the duty, my staff and I mentioned methods to contribute in our personal modest manner. We have provide you with a collection of initiatives, which we hope will make a small distinction. The efforts of our Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi ji coupled with the efforts of the Chief Ministers, Shri Uddhav Thackeray ji, Smt Mamata Banerjee, Shri Arvind Kejriwal and all different States and Union Territories leaders have been commendable in preventing this pandemic. We have initially centered our efforts on the three cities – Mumbai, Kolkata and New Delhi with the belief that it is a begin and we stand able to contribute in whichever manner doable going ahead”
Adding additional Mr. Khan states…
“At a time when the human race is going through an immense disaster, there can solely be one true response: The expression of Humanity itself.
This is a second for all of us to return collectively in a collective effort to make one another kinder, stronger and braver to face the times forward.
This disaster shouldn’t be going to go in a rush, it can take its time and its toll on all of us. It may also present us that there is not actually a selection between searching for ourselves and searching for each other. There’s nothing extra apparent within the unfold of this pandemic, than the truth that every one in all us is inextricably linked to one another, with none distinction.
So, whereas we do no matter we are able to to help one another in our personal small methods, the compassion we present to those that are more likely to face essentially the most brutal brunt of each, the pandemic and its financial penalties, will outline us as a era and as a Nation.
The scourge we’re up towards, is fearsome and unknown to us. Like all uncharted paths, our journey to beat each new problem it throws at us will likely be arduous. There will likely be instances when the perfect intentions would possibly yield the unsuitable outcomes. There can also be instances after we by chance come upon necessary options. All we are able to actually do is attempt our utmost to adapt and confront every problem with braveness.
As a nation, and as a individuals, it’s our obligation to offer all of it we have got. I’m going to attempt my finest and I do know every one in all you’ll achieve this too. Only collectively we can combat by means of these tough and unimaginable days.
Together, we are going to overcome.
Raat ke baad naye din ki sahar aayegi,
Din nahi badlega, tareeq Badal jayegi…
I pray for you and your households, please do the identical for me.
Aur kripya karke…kuch dinon ke liye…ek doosre se sharirik taur se…thoda door…aur door…aur door…aur door”
In an effort to make sure that the fundamental requirements attain many who’re being disadvantaged of it in these attempting instances, the funds allotted will likely be distributed amongst the next companions. The purpose is to not solely present reduction through the pandemic but additionally assist increase consciousness about COVID-19 and encourage extra individuals to return ahead and assist.
1. PM – Cares Fund: Kolkata Knight Riders, the IPL franchise co-owned by Gauri Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Juhi Chawla Mehta and Jay Mehta has dedicated to contributing to the PM Cares Fund
2. Maharashtra Chief Minister’s Relief Fund: Red Chillies Entertainment owned by Gauri Khan and Shah Rukh Khan has dedicated to contributing to the Maharashtra CM’s Relief Fund
3. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Healthcare Providers: Supporting and defending the well being care staff is of paramount significance. They are the true heroes who put their lives on the road on a regular basis to guard us! KKR & Meer Foundation will work with the WB and the Maharashtra governments and contribute 50,000 PPE kits. They may also work to lift consciousness to encourage different contributions
4. Ek Saath – The Earth basis: Meer Foundation together with Ek Saath, will present every day meals necessities to over 5500 households for atleast a month in Mumbai. A kitchen may also be set-up to ship out 2000 freshly cooked meals on a regular basis to assist households and hospitals whose every day wants aren’t being fulfilled
5. Roti Foundation: based by Former Director General of Police, Maharashtra, Mr. D. Sivanandhan. During COVID-19, they’ve tied up with Mumbai Police and are offering meals to underprivileged individuals and every day wage labourers. Meer Foundation In affiliation with Roti Foundation will present Three lakh meal kits with 10,000 individuals per day for atleast a month
6. Working People’s Charter: Meer Foundation in affiliation with them will present fundamental necessities and grocery gadgets for no less than a month to over 2500 every day wage staff who’ve been recognized throughout Delhi
7. Support for acid assault survivors: Meer Foundation to offer a month-to-month stipend to over 100 acid assault survivors which is able to maintain their fundamental wants. The survivors recognized are throughout UP, Delhi, Bihar, West Bengal and Uttarakhand
This is a begin and all of the members of the businesses stand dedicated to doing additional as we see throughout India what all is required and put our greatest effort going forward.