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Celebrities, Sportsperson, Corporates and Ministers donated for fight against Covid-19

List of Celebrities, Sportsperson, Corporates and Ministers donated for fight against Coronavirus disease Covid-19 in India

Name Amount

  • Tata Sons 1500 Crores
  • Azim Premji 1125 Crores
  • Vedanta Ltd.  201 Crores to Prime Minister's Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations (PM-Cares) fund.
  • Akshay Kumar 25 Crores to PM-Cares
  • Sachin Tendulkar 25 Lakh to PM's relief fund and 25 lakh to Maharashtra relief fund
  • Superstar Rajinikanth 50 Lakh to Film Employees Federation of South India
  • Varun Dhawan 25 Lakh to PM-Cares
  • Shilpa Shetty Kundra 21 Lakh to PM's relief fund
  • Sabyasachi Mukherjee 1 Crore to PM's relief fund & 5 Lakh to West Bengal's relief fund
  • Prabhas 3 Crore to PM's relief fund & 50 Lakh each to Telangana and Andhra Pradesh relief funds
  • Mahesh Babu 1 Crore to CM's relief fund of Telangana & Andhra Pradesh
  • Suresh Raina 31 lakh to the PM-Cares Fund and 21 lakh to UP relief fund
  • PV Sindhu 5 lakh each towards the chief ministers' relief fund for Telangana and Andhra Pradesh states
  • Pawan Kalyan 1 crore to the PM's relief fund and Rs 50 lakh each to Andhra Pradesh and Telangana CM relief funds
  • Bajrang Punia six months' earnings to the Haryana relief fund
  • MCA (Cricket) 50 lakh to Maharashtra CM’s relief fund
  • Kapil Sharma 50 lakh to the PM's relief fund
  • Maniesh Paul 20 Lakh to PM-Cares
  • Murad Ketani 25 Lakh to PM-Cares
  • Adani Foundation 100 Crores to PM-Cares
  • JSW Group 100 Crores
  • Larsen & Toubro 150 Crores to PM-Cares
  • TVS Motors 25 Crore to PM's relief fund
  • Sanjiv Puri 150 Crores
  • Uday Kotak 60 Crores
  • Kotak Mahindra Bank 25 Crores to PM-Cares and 10 Crore to Maharashtra CM's relief fund
  • BCCI 51 crore to the Prime Minister's Relief Fund.
  • Railways                 151 crore to the PM CARES Fund
  • Central Armed Police Forces          116 crore

Sajjan Jindal-led group will provide equipment to healthcare workers and its employees will donate one day's salary.
Anand Mahindra of the Mahindra & Mahindra Group had offered to provide Mahindra resorts as care facilities for those infected. The Mahindra Group is also working on making ventilators for Covid-19 infected patients.
Several FMCG companies such as ITC, HUL, RB, and Godrej have also pledged material and monetary aid to help the government.
Megha Engineering and Infrastructure Limited (MEIL) managing director PV Krishna Reddy has donated Rs 5 crore each to the Chief Minister's relief funds of AP and Telangana.
Senior lawyer and constitutional law expert Rakesh Dwivedi donated Rs 1 crore to the Prime Minister Citizens' Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situation (PM CARES) fund.
President Ram Nath Kovind said he will donate a month's salary to the fund
Union Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said he has donated Rs 1 crore from his MPLADS fund to combat the spread of coronavirus in the country.


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