New Delhi: Tennis star Sania Mirza has raised Rs 1.25 crore to help people amid the nationwide lockdown in India to fight the coronavirus pandemic.
She raised Rs 1.25 crore in one week which will help close to 1 lakh people in need during the 21-day lockdown.
Sania had stepped forward to raise money to provide food and other basic necessities for the daily wage workers during this period.
Sania had shared a video last week on her social network supporting the Safa organisation and pledged to donate and asked people to make a contribution for the workers during this tough time.
The last week we have tried as a team to provide some help to the people in need..we provided food to thousands of families and raised 1.25 Crore in one week which will help close to 1 Lakh people.its an ongoing effort and we are in this together 🙏🏽@youthfeedindia @safaindia pic.twitter.com/WEtl1ebjVR
— Sania Mirza (@MirzaSania) March 30, 2020