Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli have raised more than Rs 11 crore through their initiative In This Together for Covid Relief. The couple recently announced that they have increased the target amount from Rs 7 crore to Rs 11 crore. Anushka thanked the donors for the initiative. “They are amazed and overwhelmed by the unity shown by the people,” he wrote. The couple has contributed Rs 2 crore to the campaign, which is being run on the crowd-funding platform Kito.
Funds generated under this campaign will be provided directly to ACT Grants, the implementing partner of this campaign. ACT will provide oxygen cylinders, medical manpower, vaccination awareness as well as telemedicine facilities. This Covid Relief fund will help many patients in need.