Former India cricketer Sachin Tendulkar has pledged to feed 5000 folks for one month because the nation grapples by coronavirus pandemic. A non-profit organisation named Apnalaya confirmed the event on Twitter and went on to thank Tendulkar for his contribution. “Thank you,@sachin_rt for stepping in & helping Apnalaya help the ones suffering the most during this lockdown. He will be taking care of the ration of around 5000 people for a month. There are many more individuals who need your support, people,” Apnalaya”s official deal with tweeted.
Thankyou,@sachin_rt for stepping in & serving to Apnalaya assist those struggling essentially the most throughout this lockdown.He can be taking good care of the ration of round 5000 folks for a month.There are many extra people who want your assist, folks! Donate under! https://t.co/D5IPWWfnLd
— Apnalaya (@ApnalayaTweets) April 9, 2020
To this tweet, Tendulkar replied, saying: “My best wishes to @ApnalayaTweets to continue your work in the service of the distressed and needy. Keep up your good work”.
In March this yr, Tendulkar had donated Rs 25 lakh every to the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund and the Chief Minister of Maharashtra”s Relief Fund to assist the battle towards COVID-19.
Various athletes have come ahead to assist the nation in its battle towards the coronavirus.
Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday stated that India”s complete variety of COVID-19 optimistic circumstances stands at 6,761.
Out of all these circumstances, 6039 are energetic circumstances, 516 have been cured/discharged/ migrated, and 206 deaths have been reported thus far.