Sunny Leone takes up the Ice Bucket Challenge

Hollywood and Bollywood celebrities are taking up the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge across the world. Akshay Kumar and Riteish Deshmukh have taken up the Ice bucket challenge and now the Baby Doll of Bollywood, Sunny Leone takes up the challenge. People across the world are taking up the challenge to create awareness about the neurological disease.

After being nominated by her family and fans on Twitter, Sunny Leone also poured a bucket of ice on her head and nominated none other than Yo Yo Honey Singh.

She posted on Twitter:
ALS ice bucket challenge. Watch the whole clip on YouTube

— Sunny Leone (@SunnyLeone) August 23, 2014

Popular actor Ritiesh Deshmukh recently poured the bucket of ice water over his head and challenged some of his industry colleagues including superstar Akshay Kumar. Akshay, who is known for his daredevil stunts and sporting nature did not waste much time and took up the Ice Bucket Challenge. The actor currently is in Cape Town, South Africa shooting for TV reality show "Dare 2 Dance".  He was joined by the crew and participants of the show. The video of the challenge was uploaded on YouTube and also on the actor’s Twitter account.

In the video Akshay is heard saying, "I am in Cape Town, the temperature here is 8 degrees. I am shooting here for 'Dare 2 Dance' and I have 11 contestants with me. My friend Riteish Deshmukh has dared me to take the ice bucket challenge and I'm ready… I am using sea water because I don't want fresh water to be wasted" After completing the challenge, Akshay challenged another Bollywood superstar, Salman Khan along with his wife Twinkle Khanna and Johnny Lever.

The campaign has already raised more than 42 million USD for the ALS Association which works with people afflicted with Lou Greig`s Disease.