Akshay Kumar donates Rs 3 crore to Mumbai's municipal corporation for PPE

Akshay Kumar donates Rs 3 crore to Mumbai's municipal corporation for PPE

After donating Rs 25 crore to PM-CARES Fund to help fight the novel coronavirus, Akshay Kumar has now contributed Rs 3 crore to Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC). The actor has donated the money to assist in the production of personal protective equipment (PPE) for healthcare and municipal workers.

Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted on Friday, "#Update: After contributing Rs 25 cr to #PMCares, #AkshayKumar contributes Rs 3 cr to #BMC to assist in the making of PPEs, masks and rapid testing kits... #COVID19Pandemic #CoronaVirus #Covid_19 #COVID19 (sic)."

According to news reports, the actor has been quietly offering help to the local authorities.