Team India captain and Virat Kohli and his wife Anushka Sharma donated a sum of Rs 5 lakh each to help Mumbai Police personnel, who are working tirelessly in the fight against coronavirus pandemic.
Team India captain Virat Kohli with wife Anushka Sharma (Courtesy- Instagram)
- Earlier, Kohli and Anushka had made donations towards PM-CARES fund and Maharashtra CM’s Relief Fund
- Contribution will safeguard those at frontline in the fight against Covid-19: Mumbai’s Commissioner of Police
- Maharashtra has the highest number of coronavirus positive cases in India
Mumbai police commissioner Param Bir Singh on Saturday informed that India cricket skipper Virat Kohli and his wife actor Anushka Sharma have contributed Rs 5 lakh each for police welfare amid the novel coronavirus outbreak.
“Thank you, @imVkohli and @AnushkaSharma for contributing Rs. 5 lacs each towards the welfare of Mumbai Police personnel. Your contribution will safeguard those at the frontline in the fight against Coronavirus. #MumbaiPoliceFoundation,” Singh tweeted from his official handle.
Earlier, Kohli and Sharma had given undisclosed amounts to the PM CARES fund and Maharashtra Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to support the fight against COVID-19.
Maharashtra has the highest number of coronavirus positive cases in the country.