Kerala Floods: Amitabh Bachchan donates Rs 51 lakh, jackets, pants, shoes


Through Resul Pookutty’s foundation, megastar Amitabh Bachchan has donated Rs 51 lakh along with his own jackets, pants and scarves to Kerala flood victims.

A source close to Pookutty informed that Mr Bachchan has not only donated Rs. 51 lakhs cash but also sent six cartons of his personal belongings, including around 80 jackets, 25 pants, 20 shirts, and scarves. The actor has also donated around 40 shoes.

Resul Pookutty tweeted#

Unprecedented help pours in even now, this time from our own @jetairways in carrying relief materials gifted by @SrBachchan @aliaa08 @TheNaturesOwn and #ResulPookuttyFoundation free of cost from Mumbai-Trivandrum.Thank you #NareshGoyal Ji #Pradeep #Malini and #Shantanu Datta

Apart from Big B, many other Bollywood celebrities including Shah Rukh Khan, Sushant Singh Rajput, Hrithik Roshan, Vidya Balan, Jacqueline Fernandez landed their helping hand to the Kerala flood victims.

Kerala flood has taken around 357 lives and the state incurred a loss of Rs 19,512 crore.