BH CORRESPONDENT, Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Hrithik Roshan’s heart is indeed made of gold. After buying N95 masks and other protective gear for BMC’s sanitation workers and donating for the coronavirus relief funds, he now has teamed up a non-profit organisation Akshaya Patra to provide 1.2 lakh meals to old age homes, daily wage workers and lower income households across the country till lockdown ensues.
Taking to their Twitter handle, Akshaya Patra expressed their gratitude to Hrithik. They tweeted, “We are happy to share, our Foundation is now empowered by Superstar @iHrithik. Together, we will facilitate 1.2 lakh nutritious cooked meals to old age homes, daily wage labourers & low income groups across India, until normalcy in work routine.”
We salute the immediate help from Superstar Hrithik Roshan in providing relief and supporting the health & well-being of ALL INDIANS in need of care. We deeply thank you for your gesture.@iHrithik
— Akshaya Patra Official (@AkshayaPatra) April 7, 2020
They further added, “We salute the immediate help from Superstar Hrithik Roshan in providing relief and supporting the health & well-being of ALL INDIANS in need of care. We deeply thank you for your gesture.”
Hrithik, in turn, was as modest as ever and said the organisation were the fighters on the ground. He tweeted, “I wish you the power to ensure that NO ONE in our country sleeps hungry. You all are the real superheroes on ground. #IndiaFightsCorona #CovidRelief”.
— Hrithik Roshan (@iHrithik) April 7, 2020