Cyclone Fani, the strongest tropical cyclone which hit Odisha last week left the state devastated and created havoc in the coastal areas, is now recovering from the tremendous amount of loss.
While many Bollywood celebs have expressed their concern about it on social media, Akshay Kumar has stepped forward to help.
According to reports, Akshay Kumar has made a donation of Rs 1 crore to the Odisha Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to help the victims of the deadly Cyclone Fani rebuild their lives.
A close source to the actor revealed, “Well, this is not new. Akshay has always been contributing for causes, be it his Bharat Ke Veer initiative for the armed forces or his contribution to the Kerala Floods or Chennai floods earlier.”
People across the country have been sending relief material and monetary help to the battered state. The centre, too, released Rs 381 crore for the assistance of the cyclone-ravaged state and PM Narendra Modi has also announced an additional assistance of Rs 1,000 crore for Odisha. Modi has also lauded the state and Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for taking precautionary measures and restricting the loss of lives.