Just a couple of days after Shah Rukh Khan offered monetary funds to the government to aid the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic. He and his wife Gauri Khan has offered their personal office to Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for the use as a quarantine facility.
SRK, through his IPL franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR), has committed to contribute to the PM-Cares Fund. Through his film production banner, Red Chillies Entertainment, he will give help to the Maharashtra CMâ€™s Relief Fund.
In return for all such help for the society, the BMC shared on social media a message saying #Stronger together we thank @iamsrk and @gaurikhan for offering their 4-storey personal office space to help expand our Quarantine capacity equipped with essentials for quarantined children, women & elderly. Indeed, a thoughtful & timely gesture! #AnythingForMumbai #NaToCorona.â€
He has also pledged Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for healthcare providers and workers in Maharashtra and West Bengal.
SRKâ€™s Meer Foundation along with the foundation Ek Saath will provide daily food requirements to over 5500 families for at least a month in Mumbai. Meer Foundation is also collaborating with Roti Foundation to provide meals to underprivileged people and daily wage labourers.