Shah Rukh Khan and his staff have been supporting these impacted throughout this lockdown due to coronavirus outbreak. Now, his Indian Premier League cricket staff Kolkata Knight Riders together with Meer Foundation have introduced a number of initiatives to support the continued efforts of the Government to battle the aftermath of Amphan.
West Bengal Chief Minister’s Relief Fund:
Kolkata Knight Riders has dedicated to contributing to the fund.
KKR Sahayata Vahan:
The cyclone has left many homeless and devoid of primary requirements, The KKR Sahayata Vahan initiative will cater to a number of areas throughout West Bengal and assist distribute important kits to folks affected particularly in satellite tv for pc cities/districts
The KKR Plant A 6 Campaign, beneath the management of Juhi Chawla Mehta, has labored relentlessly through the years in planting timber in Kolkata. KKR pledges to plant and replenish the 5000 timber that had been misplaced within the cyclone over a interval of time.
Announcing these initiatives Venky Mysore, CEO & MD, KKR, stated “The State of West Bengal and the town of pleasure have been particular to us in some ways. The folks of Kolkata and WB have embraced KKR and prolonged their love and unconditional support through the years.
Cyclone Amphan, hit West Bengal on May 20, has claimed over 896lives and affected 10 million folks within the Eastern Indian state. Many have misplaced their properties, crops have been destroyed, water provides broken amongst others.