Akshay Kumar Donates Rs 1 Crore To Help Cyclone Fani Victims In Odisha

Maanyata Thu |May 07, 2019

Akshay Kumar has donated Rs 1 crore to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund for victims of the Odisha cyclone Fani.

The tropical cyclone Fani, which hit Odisha last week, claimed the lives of at least 34 people and left trail of devastation across Indian coastal state. In the aftermath of the violent cyclone, many Bollywood stars have showed their support to the affected state and Akshay Kumar is one of the helping hands.

Akshay Kumar Donates Rs 1 Crore To Help Cyclone Fani Victims In Odisha
Source: India Today

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has become well-known for lending a hand whenever he can. According to Hindustan Times, Akshay Kumar has made a donation of Rs 1 crore to Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to help the victim of the tropical cyclone Fani in Odisha.

The report says,

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Akshay Kumar Donates To Cyclone Victims
Ministry of Home Affairs Rajnath Singhand and Akshay Kumar at the launch of Bharat Ke Veer in 2017 (Source: Hindustan Times)

This is not the first time the Kesari actor has extended his support to those who in need. In 2015, Akshay Kumar donated Rs 1 crore to help the rain ravaged people of Chennai. Besides, he has launched a fun-raising website and app named Bharat Ke Veer with Ministry of Home Affairs Rajnath Singh to provide financial support to the families of martyred soldiers.

On the professional front, Akshay Kumar has many interesting projects in the pipeline. The megastar will be next seen in Raj Mehta’s Good News opposite Kareena Kapoor. In the film, Akshay and Kareena will play a couple who is making effort to have a baby by IVF after seven years of marriage. The film also features Dijit Dosanjh and Kiara Advani in pivotal roles and is all set to hit the big screens on 27th December, 2019. After that, the 51-year-old actor will start working on Housefull 4 and Misson Mangal.


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