Pulwama Attack: Big B, Salman, Akshay, Ajay donate to the martyrs' families


After the Pulwama terror attack, Bollywood celebrities came forward and extended financial support to the families of the martyrs. Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Ronnie Screwvala and many other Bollywood celebs have come forward to lend their support to the martyrs.

Amitabh Bachchan will donate 5 lakh each to the families of the martyrs. His spokesperson confirmed the news, saying: “Yes, Mr Bachchan will be giving Rs 5 lakh to each of the martyr’s families and is currently finding out the correct process to do so.”

Akshay Kumar has donated Rs 5 lakh each to the families of the martyrs. through Bharat Ke Veer — a fundraising initiative of the Union Ministry of Home Affairs, to the soldiers. Taking to social media, the Khiladi Kumar has urged his fans also to do the same. He tweeted, “#Pulwama is something we cannot & will not forget.We’re all angry & it’s time to act. So act now, donate to the martyrs of Pulwama on bharatkeveer.gov.in. There’s no better way to pay homage to them & show your support.This is the only official site, pls don’t fall prey to fakes.”

Salman Khan also contributed to the families of the martyrs through Bharat Ke Veer. 

Kiren Riju, Minister of State For Home Affairs thanked Salman Khan and wrote, “Thank you @BeingSalmanKhan on offering to contribute for Pulwama Martyrs through BEING HUMAN FOUNDATION. I'll work out for handing over of the cheques in the account of #BharatKeVeer @BharatKeVeer

Dilhit Dosanj shared the receipt of his contribution to the CRPF and wrote, “Our Soldiers Protect the Country and the Citizens of the country. They have to live away from their loved ones, not knowing what the next day will bring. The families don’t know when will they see them next. But there was always a hope which is now gone for these families. We can’t take the sorrow away but can try to help a little by donating. It’s our time to do something to help the families of our Shaheed Jawans in this Difficult Time ???????? WE STAND WITH THE SOLDIERS AND THEIR FAMILIES”.

TV couple Sargun Mehta and Ravi Dubey also contributed Rs 3 lakh to the families of martyrs and captioned the post as, “Yes we could have done this privately ...but we too got inspired to take action and contribute whatever little we could because we saw one of our peers post ...I hope it inspires others to contribute and support .. #JaiHind #JaiBharat #pulwama

Uri: The Surgical Strike team united with the RSVP to contribute Rs 1 crore to the families of CRPF troopers. Ronnie Screwvala tweeted, "RSVP &Team URI committed Rs. 1 Cr to families of URI attack /Army Welfare Fund -will ensure part goes to victims #Pulwama ..but urge more to respond -in small lots - and also our Indian “Unicorns” to donate graciously.”

Ronnie Shrewvala# RSVP &Team URI committed Rs. 1 Cr to families of URI attack /Army Welfare Fund -will ensure part goes to victims #Pulwama ..but urge more to respond -in small lots - and also our Indian “Unicorns” to donate graciously @Paytm @Olacabs @Flipkart @amazon @narendramodi @anandmahindra

The entire cast and crew of Total Dhamaal has donated Rs 50 lakh to the families of soldiers. “Team #TotalDhamaal - the entire crew, actors and makers - donate ? 50 lakhs to families of soldiers who were martyred in the #Pulwama terror attack. #PulwamaAttack #PulwamaTerrorAttacks”, Taran Adrash tweeted.