Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli raise over Rs 11 crore via their fundraising campaign for Covid relief

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Recently, Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli came forward to help the Covid-19 affected as they had announced a fundraiser to help India in its fight against the pandemic. They announced their initiative #InThisTogether under which they aimed to raise Rs. 7 crore for Covid-19 relief. The couple donated Rs 2 crores in their initiative. In less than 24 hours, their fundraiser managed to collect over Rs 3.6 crore.

On Friday, Anushka and Virat took to their social media platforms to inform their fans that their fundraiser has come to an end. The power couple also thanked them as they raised money to help India fight the pandemic. Their target was to raise 7 crore but they surpassed their target as they managed to raise over Rs 11 crore. The couple also said that the funds will go to ACT Grants, which is a Covid-19 relief organization. They also asked everyone to get vaccinated as soon as possible.

Sharing the video, Anushka wrote, “Our hearts are filled with gratitude after witnessing the kind of help we have received from you. Thank You once again 🙏🏻 Jai Hind 🇮🇳 #InThisTogether #ActNow #OxygenForEveryone #TogetherWeCan #SocialForGood(sic)”.

 

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“Truly amazed and humbled by the spirit of solidarity that you all have shown. We are proud to announce that we have raised more than our initial target and it will go a long way to save lives. Thank you for your overwhelming support in helping the people of India. This wouldn’t be possible without you. Jai Hind,” the actress wrote in yet another post.

 

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As per the latest update, India recorded 326,123 fresh Covid-19 infections today, taking the tally of total cases to 24,372,243.

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