Actor Shah Rukh Khan has now decided to give 25,000 PPE kits for the protection of the frontline healthcare workers.
Earlier, he had donated money to several funds including PM Cares and lent his four-storey building to the BMC. The actor has now donated 25,000 PPE kits to the health ministry of Maharashtra for the better protection of the frontline healthcare workers. The Minister of Public Health and Family Welfare in the state of Maharashtra, Rajesh Tope, took to Twitter to express his gratitude to SRK for his kind gesture towards the healthcare professionals.
He tagged Shah Rukh and wrote about his generous contribution in a tweet made at around 11:30 pm on Monday. The post read, “Many thanks Mr. Shah Rukh Khan for your kind contribution of 25,000 PPE kits. This will go a long way in supporting our fight against COVID19 & protecting our frontline medical care team @iamsrk @MeerFoundation @CMOMaharashtra” (sic)
SRK acknowledged the tweet and expressed how this is the time to come together and show that we will protect humanity amid the coronavirus crisis. The superstar also wished the best of health for the team and the staff of the minister. His response read, “Thank you sir for all your help to source the kits. We are all together in this endeavor to protect ourselves and humanity. Glad to be of service. May your family & team be safe and healthy.